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Execution of Jews in Smolyarka

1 Execution site(s)

Investigated by Yahad :
2009
Memorials :
No
Period of occupation:
1941-1944
Witnesses interviewed :
1

Witness interview

Witnesses interviewed: 1. (N°141). Yevgueni Ivanovich G. (N°141): "20 police officers disguised as partisans came to the starost of the village. He told them that he was against the Germans. They shot him and all of his family just 500m away. They were seven people. After this, they forced the neighbors to dig a grave for this family."

Soviet archives

RG-22.002M/7021-87/2. "The mass execution at the site of Smoliarka took place in October 1942 and, according to the witnesses, more than 1000 people were shot."

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