Chervonoarmyiske (Ozetovka) | Dnipropetrovsk

/ Witness house  © Nicolas Tkatchouk-Yahad-In Unum Nadezhda S. remembered that the executioners took the babies and struck their heads on the ground  © Nicolas Tkatchouk -Yahad-In Unum Grygoriy K. remembered that all the Jews had a figure sewn on their breasts © Nicolas Tkatchouk -Yahad-In Unum Grygoriy K. remembered that carts from the kolkhoze were requisitioned to take the Jews to the shooting © Nicolas Tkatchouk -Yahad-In Unum The team conducting an interview  © Nicolas Tkatchouk -Yahad-In Unum

Execution of Jews in Chervonoarmyiske (Ozetovka)

3 Execution site(s)

Period of occupation:

Witness interview

Ludmila S. : "The Jews begged their executioners not to shoot them and said that they could eat grass if they wanted, but nevertheless they were shot." (Witness N°986 interviewed in July, 2010)

Historical note

Very small village, close to the city of Nikopol. The village was occupied from 1941 to 1943.

Holocaust by bullets in figures

Close to that village, the Jews of the former agricultural Jewish colonies 3, 4 and 12 were shot, which don’t exist any more today. Jews from colonies 3 and 4 were shot in the grain silo in June 1942. More than 100 Jews of former colony 12 were shot in a ravine.

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