Grigorievka gained some fame thanks to the named after her Grigorievsky landing, landed in September 1941 by the Black Sea Fleet at the Black Sea coast near Grigorievka . The Grigorievsky landing was an auxiliary operation supporting the counterattack of the Soviet troops defending Odessa. In 1964-67, the Green Belt of Glory was created around Odessa, commemorating the feat of the defenders of Odessa. One of the monuments of the Green Belt of Glory perpetuates the memory of the Grigoriev landing and is installed in Grigorievka.
Memorial of Grigorievsky landing photo