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Execution of Jews in Senno

1 Execution site(s)

Investigated by Yahad :
2011
Kind of place before :
On the hill
Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 5 (N°547, 548, 549, 550, 551). Konstantin S. (N°547): " There were a lot of SS here. The Kommandantur was located in the city center of Senno. There was a local police which was forced to collaborate, they were weaponed. A lot of local policemen joined the partisans."

Soviet archives

RG22.022M/7021-84/11: "During the german occupation of Senno, 856 Jews were shot. The commission proceeded to the investigation of 2 graves were 960 Jews were shot by the Germans occupants on December 30th, 1941."

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