Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.148 - 28 May 2014
Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Monuments at Oarba de Mureș and Gura Secu-Toplița
The Minister of National Defence, Mircea Dușa, will participate in a military and religious ceremony at 09.00, on Thursday, May 29, organized at Heroes` Monument of Oarba de Mureș. From 11.00 he will participate in the military, religious and wreath-laying ceremony at the Heroes` Mausoleum of Gura Secu - Toplița.
In the Mausoleum of Toplița, inaugurated in 1939, there are the bones of 771 Romanian soldiers who fell on duty during WW1. The monument was founded by the first patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church, Miron Cristea, who was born in Toplița.