Osveya | Vitebsk

/ © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum © Guillaume Ribot - Yahad-In Unum

To access full (non-subtitled) videos of witness testimony for a village, please visit the Registered users area

Execution of Jews in Osveya

2 Execution site(s)

Investigated by Yahad :
2008
Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944
Witnesses interviewed :
2

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 2. (N°28, 29). Matrena Mikhailovna A. (N°29): "The Jews were taken in waggons from Ostrino to the river. The Germans gathered the Jews of several villages on the public square. There were men, women and children."

Soviet archives

RG-22.002M/7021-92/218. "At the beginning of March 1942, the German troops began to shoot and to exterminate massively the Soviet civilians. 650 Jews were shot and buried in the park of Osveya."

Nearby villages

Do you have additional information regarding a village that you would like to share with Yahad ?

Please contact us at contact@yahadinunum.org
or by calling Yahad – In Unum at +33 (0) 1 53 20 13 17