YAHOTYN: Yahotynskyi Raion, Kyiv Oblast [Yagotin, Yagotina, Jagotyn, Jahotyn] Print

Yahotyn Alternate names: Yagotin [Rus], Yahotyn [Ukr], Yagotina [Yid], Jagotyn [Pol], Jahotyn. Russian/Ukrainian: Яготин. 50°17' N, 31°46' E, 56 miles E of Kyyiv (Kiev), 33 miles W of Piryatin. 1900 Jewish population: 943.


  • NE outskirts of the town - Kotovskogo Street. Turn SE to opposite house 19-21. Go approximately 500m along the track and turn SW to the mid019th century cemetery. photos. [May 2010]
  • Yahotyn Mass Grave - Between 160 and 185 Jews were shot here on September 8-10, 1941. The memorial makes no mention of the Jewish victims.


Last Updated on Friday, 27 March 2015 20:37