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Execution of Jews in Boremel

1 Execution site(s)

Investigated by Yahad :
2011
Kind of place before :
closed to the river
Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944
Witnesses interviewed :
10

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 10. (N°1337, 1338, 1339, 1340, 1341, 1342, 1343, 1344, 1345, 1345, 1346). Anatoly Leontievich Z. (N°1337): "Police were positioned around the ghetto, guarding it. But, sometimes they left to have a drink. This is when we took our chance to get closer to the ghetto. I approached the ghetto to throw potatoes, carrots and bread over the fence."

Soviet archives

RG-22.002M/7021-71. "According to accounts from the population, it was established that in September 1942, on the order of the commander of Boremel, Schmitter, aided by the Gestapo, 700 Jews were shot."

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