Kamyanky | Ternopil

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Execution of Jews in Kamyanky

2 Execution site(s)

Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944
Witnesses interviewed :
7

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 7. (N°769, 773, 775, 776, 777, 778, 779). Including two eyewitnesses. (N°777, 778). Maria V. (N°778): "The Jews of all the surrounding villages were put in the stables belonging to a local nobleman. The Jews were forced to dig a very large pit about two hundred meters away from these stables and were thrown into it alive and shot. They were humiliated and beaten and the young girls were pulled by their braids."

Soviet archives

RG-22.002M/7021-75. "Jewish men were gathered and taken to work on repairing the big road. They had to carry rocks to the road. There were more than thirty. At the end of the workday, the Germans killed them by throwing rocks at them, threw their bodies into a bomb crater, and then covering it with earth."

Nearby villages

  • Bogdanivka (Ternopil)
  • Novossilka

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