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This town needs a Town Leader. Please contact Janette Silverman or Chuck Weinstein to become the Makhnovka Town Leader. To learn more about becoming a town leader please read this pdf.

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/makhnovka/makhnovka.htm

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1900s Name: Makhnovka
1900s District: Berdichev
1900s Province: Kiev
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Makhnovka, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Махновка  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Махновка  listen town name in russian

1930s: Makhnovka, Vinnitsa, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Komsomolske, Soviet Union

Other names: Makhnovka [Rus], Komsomolskoye [Rus, 1935-2001], Komsomolske [Ukr, 1935-2001], Makhnivka [Ukr], Makhnivke [Yid], Machnowka [Pol], Machnovka

49°43'N 28°40'E Mapquest Google Maps


Revision list translation and indexing Makhnovka, 1834Janette SilvermanIn progress
This project involves acquiring  digital copies of the 1834 revision list for Makhnovka from CAHJP, translating the acquired records and preparing them for posting in the JewishGen Ukraine Database, and the Ukraine SIG Master Name Index. 
Census has been obtained as of August 2016.
GAKO, Kiev, 280/2/623	Inv/9960

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Slownik Geograficzny, Makhnovka
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), V, pp. 875-880: "Machnówka".
Yahad-in Unum execution site for Komsomolske/Makhnovka 1941-1945
Yahad - In Unum ("together" in Hebrew and Latin) is a Paris-based organization established in 2004 by Father Patrick Desbois and dedicated to systematically identifying and documenting the sites of Jewish mass executions by Nazi mobile-killing units in Eastern Europe during World War II.

In Yahad - In Unum archives you can find the following resources concerning the Jewish victims of this town/village:

- Video testimonies of eyewitnesses of the mass shootings 
- Contemporary photos of executions sites of Jewish victims
- Archival pictures of the town/village and their Jewish inhabitants 
- German archives about the executions of Jewish victims 
- Soviet archives about the executions of Jewish victims 

Video testimonies can be available online upon request on Yahad Interactive Map page

Photos and short video clips of testimonies are available online on Yahad - In Unum interactive map

Others archives are available for consultation in Yahad Research Center in Paris. For more information, please contact Patrice Bensimon
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Makhnovka2001
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 653: "Komsomolskoye".
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