Abandoned Russian military base at Shumshu Island, North Kuriles, Russia Заброшенная погранзастава на острове Шумшу, Северные Курилы
19th Century Russia
Maria Feodorovna Princess of Württemberg, Grand Duchess of Russia 1777 by Alexander Roslin Maria Feodorovna Princess Sophie Marie Dorothea Auguste Louise of Württemberg. (25 October 1759 – 5 November 1828) was the second wife of Tsar Paul I of Russia and mother of Tsar Alexander I and Tsar Nicholas I of Russia.
The three-meter-high Memorial dedicated to the Czar’s children is located on the premises of the Ganina Yama church complex where the remains of the Imperial family executed by the Bolsheviks were found.