Chernyany | Brest

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Execution of Jews in Chernyany

2 Execution site(s)

Investigated by Yahad :
2009
Memorials :
No
Period of occupation:
1941-1944
Witnesses interviewed :
3

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 3. (N°121, 122, 123). Including one eyewitness. (N°121). Alexandra Vassilievna K. (N°122): "Two days before [the mass execution], the Germans killed three Jews against a wall, for no reason at all, just like that. The Germans said ’Jude’, and that was all."

Soviet archives

District de Maloryta: "Later, I had the occasion to meet major R. in several villages where he had organised the execution of the local population. He personally assisted with these. Later, in 1943, the major was killed by the partisans in the sector of Tcherniany (district of Kobrin)."

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