Operational Situation Report USSR No.
The Chief of the Security Police and the SD, Berlin,
August 7, 1941
Location: Olschanka, west of Yampol
Because of riots and attacks against the German Army, raids were carried out
against Jews in Kodyma. In the course of these raids 97 Jews were shot and
1756 hostages were taken. Hostages were taken in each new place, and were
executed on the slightest pretest. 9 Jews were shot in Yampol.
Location: Mogilev Podolski
Prevention of the mass departure of Jews into territory where German
interest predominates. Harvesting is organized.
In the course of renovating the few official buildings which were not
destroyed [ek11] has seized material and discovered several terror and
sabotage organizations. Leading agents were shot. Up to this point 551 Jews
have been liquidated, of these 151 for participating in sabotage acts, 400
in reprisal for shooting at German medical trucks and for lighting signal
flares for Red aviators. Jews are confined to the ghetto if they have not
Jews in Thigina concentrated. 155 Jews liquidated as a reprisal for
signaling to the Red Army.
Translation by Hermann Feuer
Copyright: H.E.A.R.T 2007