Saturday, July 4, 2015

1941-1944 The Holocaust: Transnistria

1941-1944 SPECIFICS OF HOLOCAUST EVENTS : TRANSNISTRIA

The article, written in Russian by Vladimir V. Schukin, discusses the Holocaust in Transnistria (presently the Mykolaiv region of Ukraine, western bank of the Bug River), August, 1941-March, 1944. It was the timeframe of the brutal mass murder of the Jews, deported to here from Odessa, Bessarabia and Bukovina. The total number of victims of the Holocaust in this territory was about 200,00 people

Use your online translator, as needed.



Wednesday, July 1, 2015

LISTS OF (RUSSIAN) VETERANS OF WWII

LISTS OF VETERANS (RUSSIAN) OF WW II
(from "Pobediteli: Soldiers of the Great War")
http://www.pobediteli.ru/index.html
or
http://english.pobediteli.ru/

The project, written in Russian, was begun in 2005. The information is divided into two segments, each of which is further sub-divided.
The lists are alphabetical with both Jews and non-Jews included; birth dates are available.
Use your online translator as needed.

Russia:
Far East, Volga, North-West, Siberia, Ural, Center, South Crimea
Ex.
Far East: Amur , Jewish Autonomous Region, Kamchatka, Chukotka Autonomous Region, Koryak Autonomous District, Magadan, Primorsky Krai, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Sakhalin, Khabarovsk Territory

Abroad:
Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgzstan, Latvia, Moldova, Transnistria, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Estonia, Czech Republic, Israel, U.S. Each of these listings is segmented into regions.
Ex.
Belarus: Brest, Vitebsk, Gomel, Minsk, Mogilev
Latvia: Riga, Saldus
            

Monday, June 29, 2015

CZECH REPUBLIC: JEWISH CEMETERIES

CZECH REPUBLIC: JEWISH CEMETERIES

Jewish epitaphs

LOUNY:

Includes, photos, views of life via film shorts: 1882, 1899, 1905 scenes, 1888 school room, WW II

Some of the names are:
___ Nelberg
Bernard & Marie Bermann
Be___ch & Johanna Glaser
Hynek & Anna Koppel
Samuel &Matylda Koppel; Olga Koppel Taussigova, Gustav Sa?l
Leopold & Johanna Freud
Antonie Freund
Franciska Fantova
Emanuel & Zofie Getreher
Terezie Somrova
___  & Anna Heller
Josef & Antonie Stein
Sigmund Taus__
Vilem Breth
Julie & Aloisie Fischer
Oskar Fis?
Viktor & ___  Kraus
Alois & Jana Koppl, Rodina Katz Propper
Sara Frank

RADENIN:

HUMPOLCE:
Karl Bauer

ROUDNICE NAD LABEM: Old Jewish Cemetery

Most of the epitaphs look as though they are in Hebrew or Yiddish
Gabriel Deutsch, 1816-2/10/1894
___Zierole
Eva Ross or Rossl
Gottlieb Brode

BRNO:
Brno Jewish Cemetery #1

Bernhard & Franziska Engel
Heinrich & Julianna (Dalena or Daleva) Gomperz
Friede
Kohn
Moriz Kuk (?)
AB Theilung
Sofie Donig or Donic
Leopold Blum—d. 12/12/1903 (age 54)
Pauline Melnik (nee Altschul)—d. 3/15/1910 (age 70)
Ignaz _erstmann (Gerstmann??)
Eduard Fischer (5/14/1867-3/26/1935), Josef Fischer
Frieda Ritter
Blum
Bernhard & Regina Strakosch
Hirsch
Arnold Sku__zky
Mally (or Vally?) Fischer, Antonie
__rta Lowy Berger
Gustav Engel & Fried___Engel

Brno Jewish Cemetery #2

Helene Munk
Bernhard & Franziska Engel
Schwarz


LITEN:

LIBOCHOVICE:


Sunday, June 28, 2015

PERM SYNAGOGUE METRICS

PERM SYNAGOGUE METRICS



PERM SYNAGOGUE METRICS

According to Wikipedia, “The first Jews who arrived in Perm were demobilized soldiers from the imperial army who were allowed, after completing their service, to settle outside the pale of settlement….” (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perm )

For those of you who are literate in Russian, there are images of handwritten metrics from Perm synagogue to be found at:


Click on each item in the index to access the records.



Saturday, June 27, 2015

BELARUSIAN JEWISH GRAVES

BELARUSIAN JEWISH GRAVES





The above is “Vetka” Cemetery, translated to English, using Google’s translator, on Google Chrome.


This is a Russian language site offering a catalog of Jewish graves: Bobruisk, Osevets, Prudkovski, Cherchersk, Vetka, Southern 1, Southern 2

Use your online translator as needed.

Names, birth/death years, photographs of stones are listed, as available. Click on thumbnails of images to enlarge. **

** I see that Bobruisk, however, doesn't have images but does have names &
dates in each thumbnail.