The Holocaust


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It contains these sub-chapters:

  • The 1940 persecutions & massacres (Meir Kostiner)
  • Prior to the deportation
  • The deportation of the Jews  to Transnistria
  • The deportation process
  • Mogilev (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Life in the ghetto
  • The typhoid plague
  • Exiles to camps
  • Forced labour
  • Self-organization
  • Welfare establishment
  • Religious and cultural life
  • Visits and help from outside
  • The Liberation
  • Shargorod (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • The ruling regime
  • Life in the ghetto
  • The plague
  • Self-organization
  • The orphanage as a cultural center
  • Help from outside
  • Forced labour
  • Observing tradition
  • Self-defense
  • The Liberation
  • Murafa (Meir Kostiner)
  • Arrival of the deportees
  • The convoy
  • The ruling regime
  • Forced labour
  • Conditions of life
  • Subsistence
  • Blood libel
  • Religion and culture
  • Resistance attempts and the Liberation
  • Djurin (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • The local Jews
  • Life in the ghetto
  • Forced labour
  • The ruling regime
  • Self-organiza tion
  • Religion and culture
  • The liberation
  • Cry and lough, scream and sing
  • Three songs written/sung in the ghettos
  • Songs for plays     by Libi Schaerf