ALTERNATE NAMES: SUDILKOV and Судилков [RUS], SUDYLKIV and Судилків [UKR], SUDYŁKÓW [POL]. 50°10' N, 27°08' E, 50 miles SE of Rivne (Rovno), 15 miles ENE of Izyaslav (Zaslav), 3 miles E of Shepetivka. Jewish population: 2,713, History and photos: [Mar 2-014]
History and photos. [Mar 2014
Lived there: Rabbi Moshe Chaim Ephraim of Sudilko. [Mar 2014]
- SUDILKOV I: US Commission No. UA22070101
- Sudilkov is located in Khmelnitskaya at 50º10 27º8, 5 km from Shepetovka and 82 km from Rovno. The cemetery is located at Naberejnaya St. 5. Present town population is 5,001-25,000 with fewer than 10 Jews.
- Town officials: Village Soviet, Gagarina St. 1. Local officials: Village Soviet, Gagarina St. 1.
- Regional: Khmelnitskiy Oblast Soviet. Shepetovka rayispolkom - Bondarchuk Ivan Petrovich [Phone: (03840) 51370] and Berezovskaya Lidiya Pavlovna.. Khmelnitsky Oblispolkom - Guseynikov Evgeniy. Regional Dept. of Culture, Bagurskaya Lidiya Matveevna.
- The earliest known Jewish Community was 16th century. 1939 Jewish population (census) was 1842. The Jewish cemetery was established in the 16th century with last known Hasidic burial 1948. The urban, located by water, isolated has signs in other languages. Reached by turning directly off a private road, access is open to all. No wall, fence, or gate surrounds the unlandmarked cemetery. 21 to 100 stones, most in original location with 50%-75% toppled or broken, date from 19th to 20th century. Location of any removed stones is unknown. The cemetery contains no known mass graves. The cemetery property is now used for agriculture (crops or animal grazing.) Properties adjacent are residential. Rarely, Jewish or non-Jewish private visitors stop. The cemetery was vandalized occasionally in the last ten years. The work was done by not applicable. Within the limits of the cemetery are no structures. Water drainage at the cemetery is a seasonal problem. Very serious threat: existing nearby and proposed development. Moderate threat: weather erosion, pollution and vegetation. Slight threat: uncontrolled access and vandalism. Peysahov Dmitriy Berovich of Kiev, 40-let Oktyabrya Street 48, Apt. 6 [Phone: (044) 2650346] visited site on 10/31/94. Interviewed were non-Jewish local residents. This survey was completed by Peysahov Dmitriy Berovich of Kiev, 40-let Oktyabrya St. 48, Apt. 6 [Phone: (044) 2650346] on 10/31/1994.
- SUDILKOV II: US Commission No. UA22070501
- The mass grave is located at center, Kosmodemyanskoy 14. The earliest known Jewish Community was 17th century. 1939 Jewish population (census) was 1842. Effecting Jewish Community were 1648-1649 Pogroms and 1926. The Jewish mass grave was dug in 1941. No other towns or village's Jews were murdered at this unlandmarked mass grave. The urban flat land has signs or plaques in local language mentioning the Holocaust. Reached by crossing private property, access is open with permission. No wall or fence surrounds the mass grave. The approximate size of mass grave is now 0.01 hectares. No stones were removed. Common tombstones date from 1946. The site contains marked mass graves. Private individual/s owns site. The mass grave property is now used for mass burial site. Properties adjacent are agricultural. rarely by local residents. This mass grave has not been vandalized. Now occasionally, individuals clear or clean. Within the limits of the mass grave are no structures. Slight threat: pollution, vegetation and vandalism.
- Oks Vladimir Moiseevich of 270065, Odessa, Varnenskaya St. 17D, Apt. 52 [Phone: (0482) 665950] visited site on 3/30/95. Interviewed on 3/29/95 were Pol'sky B.I. and Berezovskaya L.L. of Shepetovka. Oks completed survey on 04/18/1995.
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