Toykut | Volyn

/ Former synagogue in Toykut @ Ellénore Gobry – Yahad-In Unum Anna I., born in 1932, saw the column of the Jews from her window. She saw how the Jews were shot on the hill. They were naked. The shooting lasted one hour © Ellénore Gobry –Yahad-In Unum Maria K., born in 1935, remembered a lot of details about the shooting of the Jews. She explains that the Jewish men had to dig their own graves for two or three days © Ellénore Gobry –Yahad-In Unum

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Execution of Jews in Toykut

1 Execution site(s)

Kind of place before :
Near the Jewish cemetery
Memorials :
Yes
Period of occupation:
1941-1944

Witness interview

Maria K. explains: "They [the Jews] stopped next to the pit. They were told to take off their clothes and women were told to let their hair down because they could have hidden valuables there. Two or three policemen checked if there were any valuables hidden in their hair." (Witness N°1465, interviewed in Toykut, on May 2, 2012).

Historical note

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Holocaust by bullets in figures

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