Pasovo | Smolensk

/ Varvara P. witnessed  the shooting of the Jews of Smolensk in Pasovo. She remembered that the grave was very large. The Jews had to jump in the grave in groups of four and three shooters shot them ©Nicolas Tkatchouk –Yahad-In Unum Memorial for the Jewish victims of Smolensk in the hamlet of Pasovo ©Nicolas Tkatchouk –Yahad-In Unum

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Execution of Jews in Pasovo

1 Execution site(s)

Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1943

Witness interview

Varvara P. evokes: "Jews were brought in covered trucks all day. A German who was inside the truck made them take off their jewelry. The Jews were taken out and forced to jump, hands behind their backs, in the pit in groups of four. There, three gunmen shot them." (Witness N°78, interviewed in Pasovo, on December 12, 2009).

Historical note

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Holocaust by bullets in figures

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