Victory Monument is a large military monument that was put in place in June 1941. It is a historical significance that was erected to commemorate the victory of Thai in the Franco-Thai War. The monument is located at the centre of a traffic hub at the intersection of three roads. Victory monument serves as an iconic landmark in Bangkok city. The monument comprises of a central Obelisk positioned on a multi-tied base. It is in the shape of five bayonets which are clasped together in a fascist architectural design. Surrounding the central obelisk are five black metal statues which represent the various military forces.