Opening the monument to Vasily Korchmin

25 May, Monday
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On May 25, 2003 the monument to Vasily Korchmin was opened

Vasily Korchmin was an associate of Peter the Great, a leading Russian engineer and one of the key personalities in the tzar's army. He played a major role in creation of the artillery and weaponisation. Vasilievsky island was allegedly named after Vasily Korchmin.

May 25, 2003
  • Address: St. Petersburg, Vasilievsky Ostrov, Bolshoi prospekt
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