Language of Description: English
Country: Russia
  1. Процесс по делу о злодеяниях немецких захватчиков в Латвийской, Литовской и Эстонской ССР

    • War crimes trials in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia

    Latvia. Riga. The trial of fascist invaders, who committed crimes on the territory of Latvian, Lithuanian, Estonian SSR during the temporary occupation. Proceedings of Military Tribunal in the House of Officers. Members of Military Tribunal, defenders, audience in the court. Interrogations of the accused, testimonies of witnesses, announcement of the sentence. Execution of convicts in the city square.

  2. Киевский процесс

    • Kiev trial

    Kiev. The trial of fascist invaders, who committed crimes on the temporary occupied territory of Ukranian SSR, held in Kiev from 17 until 28 of January 1946. Court hearings of Military Tribunal. Interrogations of the accused, testimonies of witnesses. Speech of the accused. Announcement of the sentence. Execution of criminals. City residents in court, on square during the execution. Destroyed buildings. Babi Yar. Khreshchatyk during the execution.

  3. Ламсдорф - лагерь русских военнопленных

    • Lamsdorf - the Soviet POW camp

    View on the territory of the camp, buildings, barracks, ditches-graves of Soviet prisoners of war, cemetery of Russian prisoners of war - participants of First World War; gas chambers, cemetery of English prisoners of war; corpses of Soviet prisoners of war. Work on the camp territory of Soviet-Polish commission for investigations of German crimes.

  4. Освенцим

    • Auschwitz

    Prisoners of Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps in Oswiecim were freed by Ukranian Front of Soviet Army. Corpses of tortured prisoners could be found in camps among crematories and gas chambers and on the nearby territory. Some of them were killed during the Nazi retreat. Prisoners who were killed in camps were buried in Oswiecim, and those who were able to survive underwent the physical checkup: they were found to be extremely exhausted during incarceration. Some of the former camp prisoners were taking part in technical and forensic expertise together with Soviet scientists and me...

  5. В освобожденных районах

    • In the liberated areas

    Members od Extraordinary State Committee headed by N.M. Shvernik observe destroyed buildings in Gzhatsk, Vyazma, Sychevka, Rzhev. Member of the commission Nikolay, metropolian of Kiev and Halych observes schools, ornaments from churches. N.M.Shvernik talks to the citizens of Gzhatsk. Views of the destroyed churches, schools, and other buildings. Members of the Commission on the site of murder of Citizens of Vyazma. Members of the Commission on the German cemetery in Sychevka. View of the barracks where Soviet POW lived. N.M.Shvernik in orphanage in Sychevka.

  6. Приговор народа

    • People's verdict

    Trial of the crimes by german invaders in Leningrad Region. Interrogation of accused. Verdict. Death-penalty.

  7. Концентрационный лагерь "Саласпилс"

    • Salaspils concentration camp

    October, 1944 г. Former concentration camp "Salaspils" in 15 km from Riga. Observation of the camp by City and Military Investigation Commissions. Disinterment.

  8. Трагедия двух городов

    • The tragedy of the two cities

    June, 1944.Июль, 1944 г. Extraordinary State Commission is observing destructions of Kremenets and Vyshnevets in Tarnopol Region. Disinternment.

  9. Коллекция фронтовых писем "Память"

    • Сollection of Red Army soldiers’ private correspondence "Memory"

    Red army oldiers’ letters addressed to relatives, friends, lovers, and pen friends, it merits researchers’ attention.

  10. Районные управления полиции периода оккупации Курской области

    • District police departments during the occupation

    Orders, reports, lists of workers, acountant documentation, documents related to legal wranglings.

  11. Типография издательства газеты "Новый путь"

    • Printing office of the publishing house of the newspaper “New way” (“Novyi Put”)
  12. Главное планово-экономическое управление смоленского областного Совета Народных Депутатов

    • Planning Commission of the Committee of the Smolensk Oblast Council

    Descriptions of 3 collections copied by USHMM: Statements and copies of statements of Nazi’s misdeeds against peaceful citizens and prizoners of war, acts of registers and summary tables of damage to the economy of Smolensk oblast. 1943-1944 Information about the locations of the following Jewish ghettos and camps for the Soviet POW: - 2 camps named “Ward-1” and “Ward- 2” in the city of Dorogobuzh - POW camp #112 on Shua station in Ekimovichskyi district (currently Roslavlskyi district) - Ghetto in the villages of Tatarsk and Monastyrschina in Monastyrschenskyi district - POW camp in the vi...

  13. Ершичская районная управа

    • Yershichchi district council

    Orders, commands and warrants of heads of districts. Warrants for heads of districts and prefects on residents' forced labor, on recruitment of the labor force in Germany. Prefects' reports about residents that are leaving the forestry without an authorization. Passports, issued by occupational authorities; report and accounting books of passports and certificates.

  14. Боярщинская волостная управа

    • Boyarshchina district council

    Orders, commands and warrants of heads of districts. Warrants for heads of districts and prefects on residents' forced labor, on recruitment of the labor force in Germany. Prefects' reports about residents that are leaving the forestry without an authorization. Passports, issued by occupational authorities; report and accounting books of passports and certificates.

  15. Вяземская городская управа

    • Viazma town council

    Orders, commands and warrants of a city mayors: on registration of population and on issue of uniform identity cards as a supplement to passport; on introduction of labor service; on taxes and duties; on establishment of city- and and volost' police; on mobilization of an unemployed people for railway tracks cleaning; on necessity of communist literature collection. Orders on households registration in Smolensk city and suburban areas; on rename of streets, lanes, squares and parks. Acts of seizure of city residents' property. Birth and death certificats of Smolensk residents for 1942-1943 ...

  16. Издешковская районная управа

    • Isdeshkovo district council

    Orders, commands and warrants of heads of districts. Warrants for heads of districts and prefects on residents' forced labor, on recruitment of the labor force in Germany. Prefects' reports about residents that are leaving the forestry without an authorization. Passports, issued by occupational authorities; report and accounting books of passports and certificates.

  17. Демидовская городская управа

    • Demidov town council

    Orders, commands and warrants of a city mayors: on registration of population and on issue of uniform identity cards as a supplement to passport; on introduction of labor service; on taxes and duties; on establishment of city- and and volost' police; on mobilization of an unemployed people for railway tracks cleaning; on necessity of communist literature collection. Orders on households registration in Smolensk city and suburban areas; on rename of streets, lanes, squares and parks. Acts of seizure of city residents' property. Birth and death certificats of Smolensk residents for 1942-1943 ...

  18. Владимирская волостная управа

    • Vladimirovka district council

    Orders, commands and warrants of heads of districts. Warrants for heads of districts and prefects on residents' forced labor, on recruitment of the labor force in Germany. Prefects' reports about residents that are leaving the forestry without an authorization. Passports, issued by occupational authorities; report and accounting books of passports and certificates.

  19. Рославльская городская управа

    • Roslavl town council

    Orders, commands and warrants of a city mayors: on registration of population and on issue of uniform identity cards as a supplement to passport; on introduction of labor service; on taxes and duties; on establishment of city- and and volost' police; on mobilization of an unemployed people for railway tracks cleaning; on necessity of communist literature collection. Orders on households registration in Smolensk city and suburban areas; on rename of streets, lanes, squares and parks. Acts of seizure of city residents' property. Birth and death certificats of Smolensk residents for 1942-1943 ...

  20. Юшковская волостная управа

    • Yushkovo district

    Orders, commands and warrants of heads of districts. Warrants for heads of districts and prefects on residents' forced labor, on recruitment of the labor force in Germany. Prefects' reports about residents that are leaving the forestry without an authorization. Passports, issued by occupational authorities; report and accounting books of passports and certificates.