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|Thus far, only four members of the Ypatingas Burys have been tried for war |
crimes in Poland, and that was in the 1970s. All four received death sentences,
one of which was commuted to twenty-five years in prison. Currently, federal
officials in ...
|This Sonderkommando had a Lithuanian unit, the Ypatingas burys, headed by |
the Lithuanian officer Juozas Sidlauskas, which functioned under the authority of
Martin Weiss and consisted of a group of some one hundred young Lithuanians.
|A separate Lithuanian murder unit was established in Vilnius and given the name |
“Ypatingas Burys,” or “special unit,” and placed under the command of the
Einsatzkommando operating there. Most of the victims in Lithuania during the first
|... 'snatcher' who had informed the Germans about the existence of the Ponary |
pits – and Ypatingas Burys murder squads had already carried out executions
using machine guns.The Germans considered this a profligate waste of
N. N. Shneidman - 2002 - Snippet view
|At the same time a special squad, Ypatingas Burys (Sonderkommando), |
composed of close to a hundred of young armed Lithuanian thugs, was
organized by the local authorities. At the beginning Ypatingas Burys was headed
by the ...
|In 1941—1944, the German Security Police, assisted by local police battalions as |
well as a native detachment known as the Special Platoon (Lithuanian:
Ypatingas burys), killed tens of thousands of civilians in the Paneriai woods. The
|... some Polish men,16 known formally as the Ypatingas Burys, or Special Squad, |
and informally as Hapunes, or Snatchers, began to kidnap Jewish men from the
streets and turn them over to Nazi authorities. Though some might have done it ...
|... Ypatingas burys, 63, 106–107, 114 Zalmanovich, Miriam, 114 Zar, Efraim, 22, |
63, 95–98 Zemaitis, Pranas, 158 Zentai, Charles, 173–184 Zuriff, Aaron, 15–16
Zuriff, Pesyl, 15 Zuroff, Abraham, 15–16, 17–18,28 Zuroff, Elisheva (Bannett), ...
|... 134, 136, 141, 148, 203 YIVO, 74, 86 Ypatingas Burys: 84 Yugoslav idea: 127 |
Yugoslavia: 3, 184, 230, 258-261 Yung Vilne: 74, 86 Zawadka Morochowska:
194 Zbruch River: 138, 197 Z-eligowski, Lucjan: 64, 71, 78, 82, 270272
|“I request that you turn over the Jews listed below, currently held at my |
disposition, to the custody of the Commander of the Ypatingas Burys” — a Nazi
execution force operating in Lithuania. At the bottom, typed out, was his last
name and title: ...