TARUTINO I: US Commission No. UA15330101
Alternate names: Anciokrak (German) and Antchikrok (Polish). Tarutino is located in Odesskaya at 46º12 29º9, 126 km from Odessa, 88 km from Izmail, and 112 km from Belgorod-DneSt.ovskiy. The cemetery is located at NE. Present town population is 5,001-25,000 with fewer than 10 Jews.
Oks Vladimir Moiseevich of 270065, Odessa, Varnenskaya St. 17D, Apt. 52 [Phone: (0482) 665950] visited site in 03/1995. Interviewed in 03/1995 were Lezvinskaya Vera Stepanovna [Phone: (04847) 31801] and Belokrinitskaya Tsilya Ivanovna of Tarutino [Phone: (04847)32293]. Oks completed survey on 03/02/1995.
TARUTINO II: US Commission No. UA15330501
See Tarutino I for town information. The mass grave, located at SW, was dug in 1941. No Jews from other towns or villages were murdered at this unlandmarked mass grave. The urban hillside has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all. No wall, fence, or gate surrounds the mass grave. The approximate size of mass grave is now 0.01 hectares. No stones were removed. The mass grave contains unmarked mass graves. Municipality owns property used for mass burial site. Adjacent properties are "other." Rarely, local residents visit. The mass grave was vandalized occasionally in the last ten years. There is no maintenance. Within the limits of the mass grave are no structures. Vegetation overgrowth is a constant problem, disturbing graves. Water drainage at the mass grave is a seasonal problem. Very serious threat: uncontrolled access and vegetation. Moderate threat: weather erosion, pollution and vandalism. Slight threat: existing and proposed nearby development.
Oks Vladimir Moiseevich of 270065, Odessa, Varnenskaya St. 17D, Apt. 52 [Phone: (0482) 665950] visited site on 3/2/95. Interviewed was Lezvinskaya Vera Stepanovna [Phone: (04847) 31801] on 3/2/95. Oks completed survey on 03/02/1995.
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