Lativka | Dnipropetrovsk

/ Kiril R. remembers that the Jews were shot by a German with a machine gun on foot  © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum The team conducting an interview with Kiril R. © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum Ganna K. remembers the Jewish shops in Voykovo    © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum Maria B. is scared when she remembers the shooting     © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum Maria B. remembered that lots of local people hid Jews    © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum The monument for the Jewish victims in Lativka    © Miguel Maldonado -Yahad-In Unum

Execution of Jews in Lativka

1 Execution site(s)

Period of occupation:

Witness interview

Kiril R. : "During the summer of 1942, 300 Jews from the jewish settlement of Ingulets were killed. They were shot in the village of Lativka. They had to dig their own grave before to be shot". (Witness N°1087, interviewed in December, 2010)

Historical note

Lativka is a small village situated between the cities of Dnipropetrovsk and Krivyi Rih.  The village was under German occupation between 1941 and 1943.

Holocaust by bullets in figures

The Jews of Voykovo and Ingulets were shot in the village of Lativka after having dug their own pit at the edge of a river. There were hundreds of victims.

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