The Village of Ungrovka
(Lambrivka, Ukraine)

46°19' / 29°18'

Ariel Meknes

Published in Tel Aviv, 1985

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The Village of Ungrovka (Lambrivka)
Story of Jewish Agricultural Settlement in Bessarabia
by Ariel Meknes, Kibbutz Hameuchad Publishers, Tel Aviv – 1985

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Marlene Zakai

The Jewish Colonization Association (JCA)10-13
Chapter 1 –The Conditions and the Background for Establishing the Village15-22
Chapter 2 –Field Crops23-28
Chapter 3 –Livestock29-34
Chapter 4 –The Vineyards35-40
Chapter 5 –The Homesteads41-51
Chapter 6 –Under Russian Rule48-52
Chapter 7 –The Evacuation53-56
Chapter 8 –Obstacles Along the Way57-64
Chapter 9 –Meeting Freedman, the Agronomist65-68
Chapter 10 –Another Evacuation69-72
Chapter 11 –After the Fact73-76
Chapter 12 –Closing77
Appendices and Maps
Map of the layout of the Agricultural Village (no page numbers)
The Agricultural Village of Ungrovka in Benderi County – M. Mariascin 79-82
The Village of Lambrovka - Yosef Gur Aryeh83
Appendix 1 –List of Ungrovka Residents87
Appendix 2 –List of Residents Expelled to Siberia by the Soviets in 194188-89
Appendix 3 –List of Ungrovka residents or families that were killed in the Second World War by the Soviet Army
List of JCA Staff employed by the Kishinev Office (Bessarabia)
List of outside staff who were employed by JCA in Romania and Czechoslovakia before World War II

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