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Peremilovskaya height - a place unique in historical significance only a mile and a half from Dmitrov. Here, near the village of Peremilovo, in 1941, without exaggeration, the fate of Russia was decided. Our troops in the course of fierce battles managed to repulse the further offensive of the German enemy and prevent the occupation. Historians call battles at the turn of Peremilovskaya heights critical during the Great Patriotic War.

Now a memorial is erected on the highest slope of Peremilovskaya Heights - the figure of a Russian soldier rushing to attack with weapons. The total height of the monument, made of bronze, together with the pedestal is almost 30 meters. From here a stunning view of the very territory opens, where in the distant 1941 there was a desperate struggle for our country.

A granite wall “To the Heroes of the Battle of Moscow” was erected next to the memorial, where the names of military units and battalions that participated in the liberation of Dmitrovsky district from the Germans were carved.

For the convenience of visitors, paths have been laid at Peremilovskaya Heights, along which you can easily climb the slope with the memorial.

You can get to the Dmitrovskaya sights Peremilovskaya Ulitsa by bus number 401. You need to sit at the Altufevskaya metro station, and get off at the Monument stop or the Red Village. By train, the route is as follows: Savelovsky Station - Yakhroma Station.

And the last one. When going to Peremilovskaya height, do not forget to bring some flowers with you, so that by laying them at the memorial, we will honor the memory of our soldiers.

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Peremilovskaya height - under this name, the place of fierce battles of the Soviet troops with the Nazi invaders is known in late autumn and early winter 1941 near the city of Yakhroma. The height was near the village of Peremilovo, which later became part of Yakhroma. Now the place where the bloody battle was in full swing is located in the city, there is a memorial here.

The height is about two kilometers, the slopes are indented, and therefore it is sometimes called the “Peremilov Heights”. This is one of the lines on which the Nazis rushing towards Moscow were stopped. The fascist troops managed to get close to the outskirts of Dmitrov (located near Yakhroma), the city was fired upon, but the Nazis failed to enter it. During the battle at Peremilovskaya High, the Nazis were defeated.

The monument dedicated to this fateful battle was erected in the mid 60-ies of the XX century. Its discovery was dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the battle for Moscow. The monument depicts a soldier rushing into the attack. High above his head he raises a machine gun. The figure of the warrior is made of bronze, the height of the sculpture is thirteen meters. The monument is mounted on a light gray pedestal, whose height is fifteen meters.

The bronze sculpture was made at the Leningrad plant, the granite for the pedestal was Ukrainian, and the bas-reliefs were created in Mytishchi. On the pedestal are carved poems dedicated to the battles at Peremilovskaya height. The author of these lines is R. Rozhdestvensky, who wrote them at the request of the inhabitants of Yakhroma.

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