Oleksandriya | Rivne

/ During the interview © Aleksey Kasyanov – Yahad-In Unum oïa I., born in 1927, saw the liquidation of the ghetto. She remembered that the Germans surrounded the ghetto early in the morning. She  also saw how the policemen took valuables from the ghetto after the departure of the Jews © Aleksey Kasyanov – Yahad- Vassil F., born in 1926, saw the column going to the execution site. It was around 1PM. Some Jews became crazy because they knew where they were being taken © Aleksey Kasyanov – Yahad-In Unum

Execution of Jews from Oleksandriya

1 Execution site(s)

Kind of place before :
Training field for shootings
Memorials :
Period of occupation:
Number of victims :
Over 1000

Witness interview

Zoya Timofiyivna T. (N°1392): "When they arrived, the German soldiers burned the synagogue near the river and set fire to the Jewish houses. They were terrible. The Jews tried to take the furniture from their houses so it wouldn’t burn." (Witness N°1392, interviewed in Oleksandriya, on April 2, 2012).

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