TUCHIN I: US Commission No. UA17350101
Alternate names: Yuczyn, Yuczyn Nowy, (Hungarian) and Yutchin (Czech.) Tuchin is located in Rovenskaya at 50º42 24º34. The cemetery is located at 500 m from Executive Council, near filling station. uchin is 26 km from Rovno. Present town population is 1,000-5,000 with no Jews.
Kirzhner Moisey of 263005, Lutsk, Grushevskogo prosp., 18,apt.38 [Phone: (03322) 34775] visited site on 20/09/1996. Interviewed was Midyuk Ivan Prokopovich of Oktyabrskaya St. 9 on 20/09/1996. Kirzhner completed survey on 20/09/1996.
TUCHIN II: US Commission No. UA17350501
The mass grave is located near Topolskaya St. NW. The Hasidic mass grave was dug in 1942. Nighboring village (18 km away) Jews were murdered at this unlandmarked mass grave. The wooded isolated site has no sign or marker. Reached by Topolnaya Street, access is open to all. No wall, fence, or gate surrounds the mass grave. 1 to 20 common tombstones, all in original location with none toppled or broken, date from 20th century. No stones were removed. The site contains marked mass graves. Municipality owns property used for mass burial site. Adjacent properties are agricultural. The mass grave boundaries are larger now than 1939. Rarely, local residents visit. The mass grave was vandalized frequently in the last ten years. Local/municipal authorities and Jewish individuals abroad did re-erection of stones. There is no maintenance. Within the limits of the mass grave are no structures. Serious threat: uncontrolled access (need fences) and vandalism. Moderate threat: existing nearby development. Slight threat: weather erosion, pollution and proposed nearby development
Kirzhner Moisey of 263005, Lutsk, Grushevskogo Prospect 18, apt. 38 [Phone: (03322) 34775] visited site on 20/09/1996. Interviewed were Sachuk Vasil Fedorovich of Nezavisimosty St. on 20/09/1996 and Zubkevich Petr Pavlovich of Nezavisimosty St. 12 on 20/09/1996. Kirzhner completed survey on 20/09/1996. Documentation: See Section 14 [sic].