Jews Killed in 1941 in Dubossary, Moldova/Transnistria
Introduction by Yefim Kogan
More than 18,000 Jews were murdered in the autumn of 1941 in
Dubossary, Moldavian SSR.
The victims were from many small and large places in Moldova and Ukraine.
With efforts from the Dubossary Jewish Community and its director
Ozias Ukshteyn, many families were recognized and now listed here.
There is a large "Memorial of Victims of Fascists" erected at the place
of Mass Graves, and the Jewish Community of Dubossary and Moldova/Transnistria
are continuing their efforts to memorize people killed in Dubossary.
Dubossary ("Дубоссары" in Russian), is called דובאָסאַר "Dubasar" in Yiddish. Today it is in eastern Moldova, called Дубэсарь "Dubăsari". It is located on the Dniester River, about 24 miles NE of the Moldovan capital Chişinău (Kishinev).
This database includes 757 family records with total of 2,984 Jews killed in Dubossary, Moldova/Transnistria. The fields for this database are as follows:
The information contained in this database was translated from the files prepared in Russian by the Dubossary Jewish Community, Director Ozias Ukshteyn. Translation into English was done by Janet Furba, Germany. Prepared for JewishGen by Yefim Kogan, JewishGen Bessarabia SIG Coordinator.
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Last Update: 14 Jan 2013 WSB