Memorial Day on Obranca (1th August)

Memorial Day on Obranca (1th August) Foto: Gregor Vidmar

Since 1998 1st August has been a memorial day, until then 1st August had been a municipal day. On 1st August 1941 Cankar troop fought with Germans on Obranca. This was the first armed partisan fight in Gorenjska. Every year wreaths are laid on the memorial, erected in memory of the soldiers killed on Obranca.

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