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

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Execution of Jews from Oleksandriya

1 Execution site(s)

Kind of place before :
Forest
Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944

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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