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Flats named after Mary Skobtsova

    Maria Skobtsova (b. Riga, Russian Empire, 1891 – d. 1945, Ravensbrück Concentration Camp, Fürstenberg/Havel, Germany), known as Mother Maria, was a Russian noblewoman, poet, nun, and member of the French Resistance during World War II. Born in what is today Latvia, she fled, moving through Georgia and Yugoslavia on the way to France. She has been canonized a saint in the Eastern Orthodox Church.

    Address : Mary Skobtsova House, 27 Houndiscombe Rd, Plymouth PL4 6HG

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