Victory Monument – Famous Military Monument in Bangkok


Victory Monument is a large military monument in Bangkok, Thailand.
The monument is entirely western in its design. It is in sharp contrast with another prominent monument of Bangkok, the Democracy Monument, which uses local Thai forms and symbols. The five statues representing the army, navy, air force, police and militia. All of those are designed in a heroic style.
The monument was built in June 1941 to remember the Thai victory in the Franco-Thai War.

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