Vitebsk Region

PLACE COORDINATES MURDER SITE EVENT
KOLYSHKI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DOBROMYSL, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BABINOVICHI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

VITEBSK, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1686111
30.9586111


54.9322222
30.6694444


54.833333
30.583333


55.1939601094734
30.194206237793
ADAMENKI AREA, forest On March 18 (or on March 19-20, according to various testimonies) 1942, 200 (max. 650) Jews from the villages of Kolyshki, Babinovichi, and Dobromysl and from Vitebsk were shot to death by Germans, with the assistance of local police, in the Adamenki forest.
LIOZNO, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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55.0246766407286
30.7975959777832
ADAMENKI AREA, forest
KOLYSHKI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DOBROMYSL, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BABINOVICHI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

VITEBSK, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1686111
30.9586111


54.9322222
30.6694444


54.833333
30.583333


55.1939601094734
30.194206237793
ADAMENKI AREA, forest On March 18 (or on March 19-20, according to various testimonies) 1942, 200 (max. 650) Jews from the villages of Kolyshki, Babinovichi, and Dobromysl and from Vitebsk were shot to death by Germans, with the assistance of local police, in the Adamenki forest.
LIOZNO, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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ADAMENKI AREA, forest
BABINOVICHI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.833333
30.583333
BABINOVICHI AREA, road On March 20, 1942 Jews from Babinovichi were taken to the Liozno ghetto. On the way 16 of them were shot to death by Belarusian policemen.
BABINOVICHI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.833333
30.583333
BABINOVICHI AREA, road On March 20, 1942 Jews from Babinovichi were taken to the Liozno ghetto. On the way 16 of them were shot to death by Belarusian policemen.
BARAN, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.423149
30.304371
BARAN AREA, Anti-tank trenches On April 8, 1942 40 (max. 50) Jews from the Baran ghetto were shot to death by Germans in anti-tank trenches about 500 meters east of the village.
BARAN, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.423149
30.304371
BARAN AREA, Anti-tank trenches On April 8, 1942 40 (max. 50) Jews from the Baran ghetto were shot to death by Germans in anti-tank trenches about 500 meters east of the village.
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT ,BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
BARSUKI, bath-house In the winter of 1942 17 Polotsk Jews (three families) who escaped to Barsuki village in the fall of 1941 and lived in the bathhouse of one of the village' families) were first caught and beaten. The their refuge was set on fire with them inside; those who tried to escape were shot to death by Germans.
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT ,BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
BARSUKI, bath-house In the winter of 1942 17 Polotsk Jews (three families) who escaped to Barsuki village in the fall of 1941 and lived in the bathhouse of one of the village' families) were first caught and beaten. The their refuge was set on fire with them inside; those who tried to escape were shot to death by Germans.
BESHENKOVICHI, BESHENKOVICHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.0453941
29.460012
BESHENKOVICHI AREA, forest
BESHENKOVICHI, BESHENKOVICHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.0453941
29.460012
BESHENKOVICHI AREA, forest
BOBYNICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.2833333
28.4166667
BOBYNICHI AREA, field Between December 1941 and January 1942 94 (max. 108) Bobynichi Jews were taken to a field close to the town and shot to death by Germans.
BOBYNICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.2833333
28.4166667
BOBYNICHI AREA, field Between December 1941 and January 1942 94 (max. 108) Bobynichi Jews were taken to a field close to the town and shot to death by Germans.
BOGUSHEVSK, BOGUSHEVSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.84301
30.219761
BOGUSHEVSK, square According to testimonies, on August 9 or September 5, 1941 all Jewish families who remained in Bogushevsk and one Russian family were assembled by Germans at the building of the regional executive committee. A few hours later all of them (60, max. 78 persons) were shot to death in the presence of local residents. After the murder operation the Germans ordered 20 local residents to get rid of the bodies.
BOGUSHEVSK, BOGUSHEVSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.84301
30.219761
BOGUSHEVSK, square According to testimonies, on August 9 or September 5, 1941 all Jewish families who remained in Bogushevsk and one Russian family were assembled by Germans at the building of the regional executive committee. A few hours later all of them (60, max. 78 persons) were shot to death in the presence of local residents. After the murder operation the Germans ordered 20 local residents to get rid of the bodies.
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
BOROVUKHA AREA Between the end of November 1941 and January 1942 about 3,000 Jews from the Polotsk ghetto were shot to death in the Borovukha area by Germans with the assistance of Belarusians .
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
BOROVUKHA AREA Between the end of November 1941 and January 1942 about 3,000 Jews from the Polotsk ghetto were shot to death in the Borovukha area by Germans with the assistance of Belarusians .
BOROVUKHA, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.5833333
28.60
BOROVUKHA AREA, field In October 1941, 50 (max. 116) Jews from Borovukha and surrounding villages who were found during a German search were detained at a former millitary camp. A few days later they were taken to a field in the Borovukha area, where were shot to death by Germans.
BOROVUKHA, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.5833333
28.60
BOROVUKHA AREA, field In October 1941, 50 (max. 116) Jews from Borovukha and surrounding villages who were found during a German search were detained at a former millitary camp. A few days later they were taken to a field in the Borovukha area, where were shot to death by Germans.
BOROVUKHA, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.5833333
28.60
BOROVUKHA AREA, shooting range On January 13, 1942 65 Borovukha Jews who remained alive in the area after the October murder operation were shot to death by Germans at a shooting range at the edge of a nearby forest.
BOROVUKHA, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.5833333
28.60
BOROVUKHA AREA, shooting range On January 13, 1942 65 Borovukha Jews who remained alive in the area after the October murder operation were shot to death by Germans at a shooting range at the edge of a nearby forest.
CHASHNIKI, CHASHNIKI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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54.8563550450787
29.1621780395508
CHASHNIKI AREA, pit
LEPEL ,LEPEL COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.8840132379974
28.7004089355469
CHERNORUCHYE AREA, forest On February 28, 1942 980 (max. 1,000) Lepel Jews were assembled in the ghetto, taken in open cars to silage pits in the forest near Chernoruchye village, and then shot to death by Germans. Local policemen were involved in transporting and guarding the victims.
LEPEL ,LEPEL COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.8840132379974
28.7004089355469
CHERNORUCHYE AREA, forest On February 28, 1942 980 (max. 1,000) Lepel Jews were assembled in the ghetto, taken in open cars to silage pits in the forest near Chernoruchye village, and then shot to death by Germans. Local policemen were involved in transporting and guarding the victims.
DRISSA, DRISSA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.7769592009548
27.9361724853516
DRISSA, Jewish cemetery In March 1942 769 Jews from the Drissa ghetto were shot to death by Germans, with the assistance of Belarusians, in the local Jewish cemetery. Children and adults who were only wounded were buried alive.
DRISSA, DRISSA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.7769592009548
27.9361724853516
DRISSA, Jewish cemetery In March 1942 769 Jews from the Drissa ghetto were shot to death by Germans, with the assistance of Belarusians, in the local Jewish cemetery. Children and adults who were only wounded were buried alive.
DUBROVNO, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.5724052
30.6855993
DUBROVNO, factory In December 1941 1,500 Jews from the Dubrovno ghetto were shot to death in groups by Germans. The first group was shot in the yard of the linen factory in the town.

In February 1942 300 Dubrovno Jewish craftsmen and their families were shot to death by Germans in the yard of the linen factory. The victims were buried in the same pit where the other Jews from the ghetto had been buried before.
DUBROVNO, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.5724052
30.6855993
DUBROVNO, factory In December 1941 1,500 Jews from the Dubrovno ghetto were shot to death in groups by Germans. The first group was shot in the yard of the linen factory in the town.

In February 1942 300 Dubrovno Jewish craftsmen and their families were shot to death by Germans in the yard of the linen factory. The victims were buried in the same pit where the other Jews from the ghetto had been buried before.
GOMEL, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3166667
28.7833333
DVOR-GOMEL, hamlet In January-February 1942 80 Gomel Jews were arrested, taken to to the village of Gomel-Dvor, and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of Belarusians. The bodies were left unburied. The victims were eventually buried by local residents.
GOMEL, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3166667
28.7833333
DVOR-GOMEL, hamlet In January-February 1942 80 Gomel Jews were arrested, taken to to the village of Gomel-Dvor, and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of Belarusians. The bodies were left unburied. The victims were eventually buried by local residents.
GORODOK, GORODOK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4635671
29.9880174
GORODOK AREA, Vorobyovy Gory, hill
GORODOK, GORODOK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4635671
29.9880174
GORODOK AREA, Vorobyovy Gory, hill
KLYASTITSA, ROSSONKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.88625
28.616171
KLYASTITSY, forest In December 1941, 18 Klyastitsa Jews were shot to death by Germans in the forest about 6 kilometers from the village.
KLYASTITSA, ROSSONKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.88625
28.616171
KLYASTITSY, forest In December 1941, 18 Klyastitsa Jews were shot to death by Germans in the forest about 6 kilometers from the village.
KOKHANOVO, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

GOLOSHEVO, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.46257
30.00968


54.4167
30.0333
KOKHANOVO, Jewish cemetery, In the end of January 1942 270 (max. 350) Jews from Kokhanovo town and Goloshevo villag and people from Orsha and other regions were shot to death by Germans and then buried in a pit dug by prisoners of war from the Kokhanovo camp.
KOKHANOVO, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

GOLOSHEVO, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.46257
30.00968


54.4167
30.0333
KOKHANOVO, Jewish cemetery, In the end of January 1942 270 (max. 350) Jews from Kokhanovo town and Goloshevo villag and people from Orsha and other regions were shot to death by Germans and then buried in a pit dug by prisoners of war from the Kokhanovo camp.
KOPYS, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.319489
30.290751
KOPYS AREA, plant On January 1942 250 (max. 500) Jews from the Kopys ghetto were shot to death by Germans in the Mergl valley at a linen factory about 1 kilometer from Kopys village and 3 kilometers from Staiki village.
KOPYS, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.319489
30.290751
KOPYS AREA, plant On January 1942 250 (max. 500) Jews from the Kopys ghetto were shot to death by Germans in the Mergl valley at a linen factory about 1 kilometer from Kopys village and 3 kilometers from Staiki village.
VETRINO, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.411888
28.48027
KOSARI AREA
VETRINO, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.411888
28.48027
KOSARI AREA
PYSHNO, LEPEL COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.961899
28.488819
LEPEL, city On February 6, 1942 26 Pyshno Jews were shot to death by Germans in Lepel. According to the evidences it's not clear what the exact location of the killing site, possibly Pyshno Jews were killed in the same site where the Jews of Lepel were murdered.
PYSHNO, LEPEL COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.961899
28.488819
LEPEL, city On February 6, 1942 26 Pyshno Jews were shot to death by Germans in Lepel. According to the evidences it's not clear what the exact location of the killing site, possibly Pyshno Jews were killed in the same site where the Jews of Lepel were murdered.
LYADY, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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LYADY, Anti-tank trenches
Mereya Riverbank
LYADY, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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54.6027778
31.1722222
LYADY, Anti-tank trenches
Mereya Riverbank
LYADY, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
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54.6027778
31.1722222
LYADY, forest
LYADY, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.6027778
31.1722222
LYADY, forest In August 1941 80 Lyady Jews were shot to death by Germans
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
MALY TROSTENETS AREA, Blagovshchina, forest On February 17-25, 1943 about 3,000 Jews (women, elderly people, and children) from the Minsk ghetto who had come from Polotsk were murdered in gas vans near theMaly Trostenets camp.
POLOTSK, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.4858571651464
28.7985992431641
MALY TROSTENETS AREA, Blagovshchina, forest On February 17-25, 1943 about 3,000 Jews (women, elderly people, and children) from the Minsk ghetto who had come from Polotsk were murdered in gas vans near theMaly Trostenets camp.
OBOL, BOGUSHEVSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.9425
30.0777778
OBOL, village In January 1942 9 Obol Jews were assembled in the village and shot to death by Germans. The victims were buried by local residents.
OBOL, BOGUSHEVSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.9425
30.0777778
OBOL, village In January 1942 9 Obol Jews were assembled in the village and shot to death by Germans. The victims were buried by local residents.
OREKHI, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.6816667
30.5008333
OREKHI AREA, building In April 1942, 53 Orekhi Jews were shot to death by Germans at a vegetable warehouse in the Stalino rural council between Orekhi and Vydritsa villages.
OREKHI, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.6816667
30.5008333
OREKHI AREA, building In April 1942, 53 Orekhi Jews were shot to death by Germans at a vegetable warehouse in the Stalino rural council between Orekhi and Vydritsa villages.
STALINO,<>,<>,<> OREKHI AREA, forest In April 1943 about 30 (max. 50) Jews from the Stalino rural council were shot to death by Germans in the forest between Vydritsa and Belgrass villages near Orekhi village. Several of the names of the victims are known.
STALINO,<>,<>,<> OREKHI AREA, forest In April 1943 about 30 (max. 50) Jews from the Stalino rural council were shot to death by Germans in the forest between Vydritsa and Belgrass villages near Orekhi village. Several of the names of the victims are known.
ORSHA, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.5125121721186
30.4070663452148
ORSHA,Jewish cemetery
ORSHA, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.5125121721186
30.4070663452148
ORSHA,Jewish cemetery
OSINTORF, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.7180556
30.6608333
OSINTORF AREA In March 1942 about 20 Osintorf Jews were shot to death in the village by German. A few names of the victims are known.
OSINTORF, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.7180556
30.6608333
OSINTORF AREA In March 1942 about 20 Osintorf Jews were shot to death in the village by German. A few names of the victims are known.
OSVEYA, OSVEYA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
56.0166667
28.1000
OSVEYA, park At the beginning of March 1942 650 Ovseya Jews were assembled in the town's school, held in a camp for 5 days, and then shot to death by Germans and buried in the town park in pits that had been prepared in advance.
OSVEYA, OSVEYA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
56.0166667
28.1000
OSVEYA, park At the beginning of March 1942 650 Ovseya Jews were assembled in the town's school, held in a camp for 5 days, and then shot to death by Germans and buried in the town park in pits that had been prepared in advance.
PONIZOVYE, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.442841
30.47953
PONIZOVYE AREA, river bank In May 1942 9 Jews, prisoners of war and local residents of Ponizovye village were shot to death by Germans on the riverbank near the village in the presence of the residents of nearby villages who were collected to see the murder operation being carried out.
PONIZOVYE, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.442841
30.47953
PONIZOVYE AREA, river bank In May 1942, 9 Jewish prisoners of war and local residents of Ponizovye village were shot to death by Germans on the riverbank near the village in the presence of the residents of nearby villages who were collected to see the murder operation being carried out.
BELOYE, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.634579
28.641729
PUCHEVITSA AREA, shooting range In December 1941,8 Beloye Jews were taken to a shooting range near Puchevitsa village and shot to death by Germans.
BELOYE, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.634579
28.641729
PUCHEVITSA AREA, shooting range In December 1941,8 Beloye Jews were taken to a shooting range near Puchevitsa village and shot to death by Germans.
TOLOCHIN, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DRUTSK, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

KRUGLOYE, KRUGLOYE COUNTY, MOGILEV DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.409931
29.6932728


54.324799
29.79307


54.2486111
29.7883333
RAYTSY AREA, field On March 13, 1942 2,000 Tolochin Jews were shot to death in groups of 30 by Germans in the field of the Rekonstruktor sovkhoz near Raytsy village about 1 kilometer from Tolochin, and buried in a pit there. A number managed to escape. Jews from Drutsk village and Krugloye town had also been inmates of the Tolochin ghetto.
TOLOCHIN, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DRUTSK, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

KRUGLOYE, KRUGLOYE COUNTY, MOGILEV DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.409931
29.6932728


54.324799
29.79307


54.2486111
29.7883333
RAYTSY AREA, field On March 13, 1942 2,000 Tolochin Jews were shot to death in groups of 30 by Germans in the field of the Rekonstruktor sovkhoz near Raytsy village about 1 kilometer from Tolochin, and buried in a pit there. A number managed to escape. Jews from Drutsk village and Krugloye town had also been inmates of the Tolochin ghetto.
ROSSONY, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.907558
28.8111404
ROSSONY AREA, forest In the fall of 1941 all the Jews from Rossony and the region were forced into a ghetto set up in the town. The conditions in the ghetto were unbearable. In January 1942 488 Jews were taken from the ghetto to the railroad line near the town and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of local police, who took the victims' property for themselves.
ROSSONY, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.907558
28.8111404
ROSSONY AREA, forest In the fall of 1941 all the Jews from Rossony and the region were forced into a ghetto set up in the town. The conditions in the ghetto were unbearable. In January 1942, 488 Jews were taken from the ghetto to the railroad line near the town and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of local police, who took the victims' property for themselves.
SENNO, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

ZABORYE, <> , VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.811765690693
29.7035980224609

55.2959833
28.7583626
SENNO AREA, Jewish cemetery
On Decemer 30, 1941 800 (max. 1,100) Senno and Zaborye Jews were shot to death in the Jewish cemetery in Senno by Germans with the assistance of Russians .
SENNO, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

ZABORYE, <> , VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.811765690693
29.7035980224609

55.2959833
28.7583626
SENNO AREA, Jewish cemetery
On Decemer 30, 1941 800 (max. 1,100) Senno and Zaborye Jews were shot to death in the Jewish cemetery in Senno by Germans with the assistance of Russians .
SENNO, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.811765690693
29.7035980224609
SENNO, town On October 16, 1941 12 Jews were shot to death in the Senno ghetto by Germans on the grounds that they had been late for work.

On November 27, 1941 7 Jews were shot to death in the Senno ghetto by Germans for the lack of the treatment.
SENNO, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.811765690693
29.7035980224609
SENNO, town On October 16, 1941 12 Jews were shot to death in the Senno ghetto by Germans on the grounds that they had been late for work.

On November 27, 1941 7 Jews were shot to death in the Senno ghetto by the Germans.
SHULYATINO, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8166667
29.2000
SHULYATINO AREA In September 1941 some Germans arrived at a field where 6 Shulyatino Jews and one Belarusian from Amosenki village were working. All 7 were shot to death by the assistant commandant of Krasnopolye with the assistance of other Germans. (They apparently believed that the Belarusian farmer was a Jew.)
SHULYATINO, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8166667
29.2000
SHULYATINO AREA In September 1941 some Germans arrived at a field where 6 Shulyatino Jews and one Belarusian from Amosenki village were working. All 7 were shot to death by the assistant commandant of Krasnopolye with the assistance of other Germans. (They apparently believed that the Belarusian farmer was a Jew.)
SIROTINO, SIROTINSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.378071
29.61161
SIROTINO AREA, Gniloy, bridge On September 24, 1941 178 (max. 448) Jews from the Sirotino ghetto - children, women, and old people (the men had been murdered earlier) were shot to death by Germans at a quarry near in the swampy area close to the Gniloy bridge on the road Sirotino-Shumilino road between Sirotino and Byvalino village. Some of the victims were shot; others were buried alive.
SIROTINO, SIROTINSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.378071
29.61161
SIROTINO AREA, Gniloy, bridge On September 24, 1941 178 (max. 448) Jews from the Sirotino ghetto - children, women, and old people (the men had been murdered earlier) were shot to death by Germans at a quarry near in the swampy area close to the Gniloy bridge on the road Sirotino-Shumilino road between Sirotino and Byvalino village. Some of the victims were shot; others were buried alive.
SLAVENI, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.3500
29.5333333
SLAVENI, factory On March 16, 1942 105 (max. 120) Slaveni Jews were shot to death by Germans at a brick factory in the village.
SLAVENI, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.3500
29.5333333
SLAVENI, factory On March 16, 1942 105 (max. 120) Slaveni Jews were shot to death by Germans at a brick factory in the village.
SLAVNOYE, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.308979
29.45505
SLAVNOYE, street On March 16, 1942 140 (max. 150) Slavnoye Jews were shot to death by Germans on the streets of the town.
SLAVNOYE, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.308979
29.45505
SLAVNOYE, street On March 16, 1942 140 (max. 150) Slavnoye Jews were shot to death by Germans on the streets of the town.
SMOLYANY, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

MINSK, MINSK COUNTY, MINSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BORISOV, BORISOV COUNTY, MINSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

ORSHA, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DUBROVNO, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.5988889
30.0655556


53.9027200168405
27.5592041015625

54.2234964481527
28.5026550292969

54.5125121721186
30.4070663452148

55.4650
28.9900
SMOLYANY AREA, Gubinskaya dacha, forest
On April 5, 1942 517 (max. 800) Jews from the Smolyany ghetto Jews who had been collected from Minsk, Borisov, Orsha, and Dubrovno, were brought to Gubinskaya Dacha forest about 1 kilometer from the town and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of Russians. The names of Russian perpetrators are known.
SMOLYANY, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

MINSK, MINSK COUNTY, MINSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BORISOV, BORISOV COUNTY, MINSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

ORSHA, ORSHA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

DUBROVNO, POLOTSK CO
54.5988889
30.0655556


53.9027200168405
27.5592041015625

54.2234964481527
28.5026550292969

54.5125121721186
30.4070663452148

55.4650
28.9900
SMOLYANY AREA, Gubinskaya dacha, forest
On April 5, 1942 517 (max. 800) Jews from the Smolyany ghetto Jews who had been collected from Minsk, Borisov, Orsha, and Dubrovno, were brought to Gubinskaya Dacha forest about 1 kilometer from the town and shot to death by Germans with the assistance of Russians. The names of Russian perpetrators are known.
SURAZH, SURAZH VITEBSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.407719
30.7334
SURAZH, factory In August 1941 676 (max. 969) Jews, mostly from Suraz,h were killed when a grenade was thrown at them in a ditch near the linen factory. On August 2, 1941 those who survived this killing were shot to death or buried alive in the same ditch.
SURAZH, SURAZH VITEBSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.407719
30.7334
SURAZH, factory In August 1941 676 (max. 969) Jews, mostly from Surazh were killed when a grenade was thrown at them in a ditch near the linen factory. On August 2, 1941 those who survived this killing were shot to death or buried alive in the same ditch.
GOMEL, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3166667
28.7833333
SVYATITSA AREA In October 1941 18 Jewish men from Gomel were arrested and then shot to death by Germans near Svyatitsa village 2 kilometers from Gomel.
GOMEL, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3166667
28.7833333
SVYATITSA AREA In October 1941 18 Jewish men from Gomel were arrested and then shot to death by Germans near Svyatitsa village 2 kilometers from Gomel.
TOLOCHIN, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR) 54.409931
29.6932728
TOLOCHIN, street In October 1941 4 Jews from the Tolochin ghetto who refused to go to work for the occupiers were hanged in the ghetto by Germans.
TOLOCHIN, TOLOCHIN COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR) 54.409931
29.6932728
TOLOCHIN, street In October 1941 4 Jews from the Tolochin ghetto who refused to go to work for the occupiers were hanged in the ghetto by Germans.
CHASHNIKI, CHASHNIKI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
link
Trilesino, pit
ULLA, BESHENKOVICHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.223331
29.249729
ULLA AREA, former military base In the winter of 1941 and 1942 (according to different testimony, on December 5, 1941 or January 17, 1942) 204 (max. 365) Ulla Jews were shot to death by Germans at a former military base about 500 meters southeast of Ulla.
ULLA, BESHENKOVICHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.223331
29.249729
ULLA AREA, former military base In the winter of 1941 and 1942 (according to different testimony, on December 5, 1941 or January 17, 1942) 204 (max. 365) Ulla Jews were shot to death by Germans at a former military base about 500 meters southeast of Ulla.
MOSHKANY, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.9666667
30.0500
Unknown In January 1942 6 Moshkany Jews were assembled in the village and shot to death by Germans. The victims were buried by local residents.
BAYEVO, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.4847222
31.1097222
Unknown In the beginning of October 1941 116 (max. 200) Jews from Bayevo were collected and taken a short way, across the Mereya River, and shot to death by Germans. The killing site was later located near Pakhomovo village.
MOSHKANY, SENNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.9666667
30.0500
Unknown In January 1942 6 Moshkany Jews were assembled in the village and shot to death by Germans. The victims were buried by local residents.
BAYEVO, DUBROVNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
54.4847222
31.1097222
Unknown In the beginning of October 1941 116 (max. 200) Jews from Bayevo were collected and taken a short way, across the Mereya River, and shot to death by Germans. The killing site was later located near Pakhomovo village.
USHACHI, USHACHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

KUBLICHI, USHACHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BABINICHI, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK ,BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1788181
28.6091446


55.1669072508449
28.333740234375


55.2613889
30.3547222
USHACHI, cemetery In December 1941 Jews from the towns of Kublichi, Usaya, and Babinichi were forced into the Ushachi ghetto, which was established in October 1941 and already contained 464 Jews. About 140 Jews from Kublichi were imprisoned there. On January 12, 1942 900 (max. 1,200) Jews from the ghettos were taken to the town's Russian cemetery and shot to death by Germans who had come from Polotsk.
USHACHI, USHACHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

KUBLICHI, USHACHI COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)

BABINICHI, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK ,BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1788181
28.6091446


55.1669072508449
28.333740234375


55.2613889
30.3547222
USHACHI, cemetery In December 1941 Jews from the towns of Kublichi, Usaya, and Babinichi were forced into the Ushachi ghetto, which was established in October 1941 and already contained 464 Jews. About 140 from Kublichi were imprisoned there. On January 12, 1942 900 (max. 1,200) Jews from the ghettos were taken to the town's Russian cemetery and shot to death by Germans who had come from Polotsk.
VITEBSK, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1939601094734
30.194206237793
VITEBSK, Anti-tank trenches In September 8-11, 1941 8,000 (max. 11,000) Jews, mostly from the Vitebsk ghetto,were shot to death in groups by Germans in a Tulovo-Yilovo anti-tank trench. The children were buried alive. In 1943, before the Germans withdrew, local residents were forced to burn the bodies of the victims.
VITEBSK, VITEBSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.1939601094734
30.194206237793
VITEBSK, Anti-tank trenches In September 8-11, 1941 8,000 (max. 11,000) Jews, mostly from the Vitebsk ghetto,were shot to death in groups by Germans in a Tulovo-Yilovo anti-tank trench. The children were buried alive. In 1943, before the Germans withdrew, local residents were forced to burn the bodies of the victims.
VLADIMIROVO, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8500
29.2333333
VLADIMIROVO, village In September 1941, 8 Vladimirovo Jews were shot to death in the village by Assistant Commandant of Krasnopolye with assistance of other Germans and Belorussians.
VLADIMIROVO, ROSSONY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8500
29.2333333
VLADIMIROVO, village In September 1941, 8 Vladimirovo Jews were shot to death in the village by Assistant Commandant of Krasnopolye with assistance of other Germans and Belorussians.
VOLYNTSY, DRISSA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.7000
28.1833333
VOLYNTSY AREA In late February (on the 26th or 27th) 1942 84 Volyntsy Jews were arrested, taken out of the village, and shot to death by a German unit.
VOLYNTSY, DRISSA COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.7000
28.1833333
VOLYNTSY AREA In late February (on the 26th or 27th) 1942, 84 Volyntsy Jews were arrested, taken out of the village, and shot to death by German unit in the pits near the road to Prudniki.
VORONICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3333333
28.6333333
VORONICHI AREA, Ostivki, forest In September 1941 6 Voronichi Jewish men were arrested, taken to the Ostivki forest, and shot to death by Germans.
VORONICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3333333
28.6333333
VORONICHI AREA, Ostivki, forest In September 1941 6 Voronichi Jewish men were arrested, taken to the Ostivki forest, and shot to death by Germans.
VORONICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3333333
28.6333333
VORONICHI, ZAMOK, cemetery
On January16, 1942 60 (max. 62) Jews from the Voronichi ghetto were arrested, taken to the Zamok Russian cemetery, and shot to death there by Germans with the assistance of Belarusian policemen. The few who tried to escape before the murder operation were severely beaten and then shot.
VORONICHI, VETRINO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.3333333
28.6333333
VORONICHI, ZAMOK, cemetery
On January16, 1942 60 (max. 62) Jews from the Voronichi ghetto were arrested, taken to the Zamok Russian cemetery, and shot to death there by Germans with the assistance of Belarusian policemen. The few who tried to escape before the murder operation were severely beaten and then shot.
YANOVICHI, SURAZH VITEBSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.2933
30.7028
YANOVICHI AREA Between August and October 1941 a murder operation directed against the Jews of Yanovichi had 70 (max. 1,600) victims. Germans shot the men to death first, then the others. The small children were buried alive. Among the victims was the family od Dr. Lifshits, who was used by Germans as a translator and then murdered after being severely abused.
YANOVICHI, SURAZH VITEBSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.2933
30.7028
YANOVICHI AREA Between August and October 1941 a murder operation directed against the Jews of Yanovichi had 70 (max. 1,600) victims. Germans shot the men to death first, then the others. The small children were buried alive. Among the victims was the family od Dr. Lifshits, who was used by Germans as a translator and then murdered after being severely abused.
YEZERISHCHE, MEKHOVSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8333333
29.9833333
YEZERISHCHE AREA, Ostrovki In February 1942, 120 (max. 650) Jews from the Yezerishche ghetto - both local residentsand refugees from Poland - were shot to death by Germans in Ostrovki, northeast of Yezerishche.
YEZERISHCHE, MEKHOVSKIY COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.8333333
29.9833333
YEZERISHCHE AREA, Ostrovki In February 1942, 120 (max. 650) Jews from the Yezerishche ghetto - both local residentsand refugees from Poland - were shot to death by Germans in Ostrovki, northeast of Yezerishche.
YUROVICHI, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISRTICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.578344672182055
28.977384567260742
YUROVICHI AREA, forest In December 1942 7 Yurovichi Jews were shot to death by Germans in the forest near the village.
KAZIMIROVO, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.6166667
29.0500
YUROVICHI AREA, forest In Mach 1942 21 Kazimirovo Jews were held in a cold warehouse. Then they were taken by truck to the forest one kilometer from Yurovichi village and shot to death by Germans.
YUROVICHI, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISRTICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.578344672182055
28.977384567260742
YUROVICHI AREA, forest In December 1942 7 Yurovichi Jews were shot to death by Germans in the forest near the village.
KAZIMIROVO, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.6166667
29.0500
YUROVICHI AREA, forest In Mach 1942 21 Kazimirovo Jews were held in a cold warehouse. Then they were taken by truck to the forest one kilometer from Yurovichi village and shot to death by Germans.
ZAMSHINO, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.152939
30.843439
ZAMSHINO, village On March 18, 1942 34 (max. 40) Zamshino Jews were shot to death by Germans in the village.
ZAMSHINO, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.152939
30.843439
ZAMSHINO, village On March 18, 1942 34 (max. 40) Zamshino Jews were shot to death by Germans in the village.
TRUDY, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.626454
29.376188
ZHELTSY AREA, forest In February 7, 1942 80 Trudy Jews who had been collected the night before by 30 Germans and held in a house, were taken in the morning to the edge of the forest about 700 meters south of Zheltsy village and shot to death.
TRUDY, POLOTSK COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.626454
29.376188
ZHELTSY AREA, forest In February 7, 1942 80 Trudy Jews who had been collected the night before by 30 Germans and held in a house, were taken in the morning to the edge of the forest about 700 meters south of Zheltsy village and shot to death.
ZUBKI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR) 55.0527107
30.7529614
ZUBKI, village In February-March 1942 6 Jews from Zubki village were shot to death by Belarusians with the assistance of Belarusian policemen. The name of one victim and that of one of the Belarusian perpetrators are known.
ZUBKI, LIOZNO COUNTY, VITEBSK DISTRICT, BELORUSSIA (USSR)
55.0527107
30.7529614
ZUBKI, village In February-March 1942 6 Jews from Zubki village were shot to death by Belarusians with the assistance of Belarusian policemen. The name of one victim and that of one of the Belarusian perpetrators are known.