DUBROVITSA I: US Commission No. UA17230101
Alternate name: Dubrowica (Yiddish) and Dubroviza (German). Dubrovitsa is located in Rovenskaya at 51º34 26º34 =. The cemetery is located at Shevchenko Street, 60, now a hospital. Dubrovitsa is km from Rovno 110. Present town population is 5,001-25,000 with 11-100 Jews.
Kirzhner Moisey of 263005, Lutsk, Grushevskogo Prospect 18, Apt. 38 [Phone: (03322) 34775] visited site and completed survey on 30/08/1996. Interviewed was Gordeev on 3/9/96. Documentation: see at section 14 [sic]. Other documentation was inaccessible.
DUBROVITSA II: US Commission No. UA17230501
See Dubrovitsa I for town information. The unlandmarked mass grave located at northwest near airdrome, was dug on 26 August 1942 for Hasidic (Ashkenazy) from Dubrovisa only. The isolated suburban rural (agricultural) flat land has signs or plaques in Ukrainian mentioning the Holocaust. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all. A broken fence with no gate surrounds the site. 1 to 20 stones, all in original location with none toppled or broken, date from 1992. No stones were removed. The mass grave has tombstones metal fences around graves and marked mass graves. Municipality owns property now used for mass burial site. Adjacent properties are agricultural. The mass grave boundaries are larger now than 1939. The mass grave is visited rarely by private visitors (Jewish or non-Jewish). The mass grave has been not been vandalized in the last 10 years. Local/municipal authorities did re-erection of stones and clearing vegetation in 1992. Now, there is occasional clearing or cleaning by authorities. Within the limits of the mass grave are no structures. Moderate threat: uncontrolled access. Slight threat: pollution, vegetation and vandalism.
Kirzhner Moisey of 263005, Lutsk, Grauhevskogo Prospect 18,apt.38 [Phone: (03322) 34775] visited site and completed survey on 30/09/1996. Interviewed was Gordeev of Dubrovitsa on 30/08/1996. Documentation: see at section 14 [sic].