Arkhangelskaya | Krasnodar

/ © Aleksey Kasyanov - Yahad-In Unum During the interview on the ground © Aleksey Kasyanov –Yahad-In Unum © Aleksey Kasyanov - Yahad-In Unum Nina M., born in 1936, saw the shooting of more than 120 Jews in a well © Aleksey Kasyanov –Yahad-In Unum © Aleksey Kasyanov - Yahad-In Unum Anna F., born in 1926, remembered that several young Jewish girls were raped in the town by the Germans  © Aleksey Kasyanov –Yahad-In Unum © Aleksey Kasyanov - Yahad-In Unum Svetlana P., born in 1938, was an eyewitness of the shooting of the Jews. She distinguished between several layers of dead bodies: adults and children © Aleksey Kasyanov –Yahad-In Unum

Execution of Jews of Arkhangelskaya

1 Execution site(s)

Kind of place before:
Abandonned mine shaft
Period of occupation:

Witness interview

Nina N. rememebred: "Our family hid two Jewish women, they were called Koponiry. The Jews stayed with us for two weeks, but then, they went on." (Witness N°335, interviewed in Arkhangelskaya, on June 15, 2012).

Soviet archives

"(...) towards the end of November, this family, together with other citizens of Jewish nationality were taken away in trucks, towards the airfield, 2km south-east of the village of Arkhangelskaya. There, they suffered various forms of torture and were later shot by rifle and machine gun." [Deposition of Vasiliy B, a Jewish survivor, made on April 22, 1944 to State commission, RG-22.002M/7021-16].

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Holocaust by bullets in figures

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