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Simon Zakiyan

Sculptor: A. Harutyunyan

Architect: S. Nersisyan

Material: bronze, granite

Year: 1957

Soviet Army Colonel Simon Zakiyan (1899-1942) was the first commander of the 89th Armenian Division. He is buried in Yerevan Children's Park, where his bust is erected. There is also a street named after Zakiyan in the center of Yerevan.

Children's park