Located in front of the building of the Fisheries Museum, the monument was unveiled in 1993. Next to the monument there is a plaque commemorating the crews of the CZUBATKA and CYRANKA trawlers which used to belong to Przedsiębiorstwo Połowów Dalekomorskich i Usług Rybackich "Odra" ('Odra' Deep-Sea Fishing and Fishing Services Enterprise) in Świnoujście. CZUBATKA sank on 10th May 1955 on the North Sea. It was then that 14 crew members died. CYRANKA sank on 4th October 1956 during a storm on the North Sea, taking lives of twelve crew members.