The Einsatzgrubben

To be ignorant of history is to remain always a child - Cicero
Featured in Macworld - one of the
best history sites on the web

Back            Up            Next

Not all murdered Jews were killed in the camps. A mobile killing force called the Einsatzgrubben conducted many executions, particularly in the Ukraine and Baltic states.

Jews from Lubny (Ukraine) assembled just prior to execution

Jewish victims who have been asked to remove their outer garments prior to execution

Einsatzgrubben executions in the Ukraine

Jewish citizens of Kiev marching to Babi Yar

The ravine at the notorious Babi Yar, scene of mass executions in 1941. Ensatzgrubben killed 33,000 citizens of Kiev by gunning them down on the edge of the ravine.

Part of Holocaust Night: a HistoryWiz exhibit

The Holocaust

copyright HistoryWiz 1999-2008

HistoryWiz Books
Through Amazon.com

Your purchase of books or other items through links on this site helps keep this free educational site on the web.

Contact Us