|Subject:||Dedicated to the victims of the Armenian genocide. The memorial is located on the grounds of St. Hedwig's Catholic Cathedral in the center of Berlin. (view image)|
|Type of Memorial:||Monumental Sculpture|
|Sponsor(s):||Anna and Artur Varzhapetyan|
|Physical Setting:||Church grounds|
|Physical Condition:||Good condition|
|Inscription:||This Cross-stone ('Khachkar' in Armenian) was erected in memory of the innocent victims of the Armenian genocide during World War I in the Ottoman Empire. It was here in St. Hedwig's Cathedral that the first Commemoration Service in Germany in honor of the victims was held at the request of the German-Armenian Society on May 14, 1919. Participants included Weimar Republic officials as well as foreign diplomats.|
|Location:||Berlin (Mitte), Germany|
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