Pogrom is a russian word designating an attack, accompanied by destruction, looting of property, murder, and rape, perpetrated by one section of the population against another. In modern russian history pogroms have been perpetrated against other nations. Or groups of inhabitants. Pogroms recurred periodically throughout jewish residency in zhytomyr and its environs.
Pogroms broke out in response to pro. Revolution demonstrations in feodosiya and melitopol, with another in zhitomir resulting in 20 murders. The slaughter of the jews in the ukraine in.
This year marks the 90th anniversary of the wave of pogroms that claimed tens of thousands of jewish lives in the ukraine in. The purpose of this article is to recount the story of one of those pogroms, the pogrebishche pogrom of august. An event that played an indelible role in the history of my family. Jewish pogroms in ukraine,. Kiev district commission of. Simultaneous pogroms took place in zhitomir, berdichev.
Tatsächlich bieten die beiden fallstudien zu den pogromen in elisabetgrad und zhitomir reichhaltiges material, um die behauptung zu widerlegen. After the war, several thousand jews settled in zhitomir. A local synagogue was officially registered, headed by rabbi motel voshilo, and in. The baking of matzo was organized. Some 14, jews lived in zhitomir by.
In a case study, this article re. Examines three key aspects of the anti. The pogrom in tarastsha. Kieff, made by the budionowtzy. Pogrom victims in korosten, governm. Still of four elderly men, with their faces bandaged. Same photo in story. The pogrom in khodorkoff, governm.
The term pogrom has multiple meanings, they were followed by the zhitomir pogrom. Zhytomyr was one of the prominent cities of kievan rus. The first records of the town date from. When it was sacked by the mongol hordes of batu khan. Zhytomyr was captured by the grand duchy of lithuania and received magdeburg rights in.
Zhytomyr ukraine, summer. Civilians lie dead in the street, possibly victims of a pogrom instigated by the german occupiers. Note the smiling faces of. Russian revolution and a pogrom in zhytomyr. In troyanov, by peasants with pitchforks, while en route to assist the zhitomir self.