WWII KAZAKHSTAN: EVACUEES PLACEMENT
“Evacuation of Jews from Nazi-occupied territories of the Soviet Union
(according to documents in the Documentation Center of EKR Semipalatinsk)
GU “Documentation Centre recent history of East Kazakhstan region”
Archives: P-807 Semipalatinsk evacuees and special settlers, 1941-1945. The documents include, among other things, lists of evacuated Jews (20,000+) from Nazi-occupied Ukraine (Poltava, Kharkov, Kiev, Ostashkovo, Belgrade).
A directive of the Semipalatinsk City Executive Committee (Council of Deputies)
Semipalatinsk #2/5, January 24, 1941: