Item 427 - Mass burial at Blumenort (Molotschna)

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CA MHC 098-427


Mass burial at Blumenort (Molotschna)


  • 1920 (Creation)

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1 photograph : slide : b&w

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This photo shows a large group gathered at the site of a mass burial in the village of Blumenort, Molotschna. The deaths happened at the hand of Nestor Makhno's contingent between Monday, November 11 and Wednesday, November 13, 1919, and the burial happened on Thursday, November 14, 1919.

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A description of this event can be found in J.B. Toews' <i>Lost Fatherland</i>, p. 35-38.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 5.9
Resolution: 3031x1951

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