Pale Municipality

Monuments & Memorials


Village/MZ Address Name Type Year Author Still Exists Date Mapped Description
Pale Central park Memorial ossuary of fighters from Pale and surrounding area with statue Ossuary 1951 Yes Contains remains of 58 fighters from Pale, and 41 from other areas. Also contains plaque dedicated to fallen fighters buried elsewhere
Pale Central park Bust of NH Milan Simović Bust Made of marble
Pale Central park Bust of NH Mihajlo Čvoro Bust Made of marble
Jahorina Dom JNA (former) Plaque to commemorate attack on enemy forces Memorial Plaque 1978
Pustopolje Former police station Plaque to commemorate attack on police barracks in 1941 Memorial Plaque 1954
Sjetlina Local clinic Plaque to commemorate meeting to organize the Uprising Memorial Plaque
Hotočina Majdan Fountain commemorating fallen soldiers and NH Slaviša Vajner Čiča Fountain 1953 Yes May 2020 Rebuilt in new location in 1983, incorporating memorial plaque from original fountain
Bistrica Right hand side of Pale - Jahorina road Ossuary containing remains of 21 fallen Partisans Ossuary 1963
Krivače Close to Vladimir Perić Valter electric distribution centre (former) Monument to commemorate site of execution of 48 prisoners from Sutjeska Monument 1983 Dženana Goleš
Rakovac Krivodoli Memorial ossuary of 19 Victims of Fascist Terror killed in November 1943 Ossuary 1958
Rakovac Bašče Memorial ossuary of 59 Victims of Fascist Terror killed in November 1943 Ossuary 1973 Victims were burned alive
Podvitez Elementary school Plaque to commemorate Ilija Grbić Memorial Plaque 1954
Podvitez Elementary school Plaque to commemorate Ilija Grbić and 30th anniversary of Malih Novina Memorial Plaque 1966
Podloznik Dobra Voda Ossuary of 88 fighters of the Prača Battalion of the Romanija NOP Ossuary
Bogovići Tito's Cave Plaque at place where Tito rested following the Battle of Sutjeska Memorial Plaque 1975 No Destroyed before 1992-95 war, possibly 1991. Fragments of plaque remain in situ.
Stambolčić Close to former railway station Bust of NH Milan Simović Bust
Sjetlina Former train station Plaque commemorating the Liberation of Sjetlina Memorial Plaque
Podgrab Elementary school Bust of NH Milan Simović Bust 1967 Ranko Milanović No Cladding added to pedestal at a later date, before 1989. Bust missing, pedestal still in situ as of 2013.
Podgrab Along main road, next to church Ossuary containing remains of 101 fallen Partisan fighters Ossuary 1984 Luka Ilić, Ranko Marković Yes Replaced ossuary dating to 1961. Also commemorates 224 Victims of Fascist Terror from the area. Memorials to those who fell in other wars added beside.
Mokro Hill above elementary school Memorial ossuary of 47 fallen fighters Ossuary 1960 Luka Ilić, Ranko Marković Yes Heavily renovated and moved to current location in 1984
Mokro Plaque to commemorate the NOB Memorial Plaque