- en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katyn_massacre Mark Canada ________________________________ From: annapacewicz To:Message 1 of 38 , Jul 4, 2012View Sourceen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katyn_massacreMark
CanadaFrom: annapacewicz <annapacewicz@...>
Sent: Wednesday, July 4, 2012 7:16:20 AM
Subject: [www.Kresy-Siberia.org] Re: [Kresy-Siberia (est.2001)] Ukrainian list, Bykownia, Muskus and Szewczyk
Dan, if you have any luck finding this source please let me know! Thank you for that Mark. I have not come across anything specifically on the Kiev execution.
--- In mailto:Kresy-Siberia%40yahoogroups.com, Mark <turkiewiczm@...> wrote:
> Look up Dmitri Tokarev. He was a Head NKVDÂ guyÂ andÂ gave testimony at his hearing about this.
> Let me know if you have problems.
> From: Dan Ford <cub06h@...>
> To: mailto:Kresy-Siberia%40yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 10:54:01 AM
> Subject: Re: [Kresy-Siberia (est.2001)] Ukrainian list, Bykownia, Muskus and Szewczyk
> Where did you see/hear/read this? (I am fanatical about checking sources!)
> Thanks - -- Dan Ford, New Hampshire USA
> On 7/2/2012 9:06 PM, Mark wrote:
> > The NKVD guy that testified (name escapes me at the moment)
> > described the execution process at Kiev prison like this:
> > Large noisy fans were turned on to muffle the shooting.
> > The doomed were brought down one at a time at night, 'interviewed' and
> > then handcuffed and two men took immediately took him into the next
> > cell where they got a bullet in the head. The body dragged out and
> > thrown onto a truck.
> > Clearly to me, that last interview was to verify the address of the
> > family for deportation.
> > They were probably told again that they were going home.
> > Mark
> > Canada
- See Helens attachment from Behind Closed Doors. It suggests the prison executions were of similar design, only the forest slaughter was different. It alsoMessage 38 of 38 , Jul 4, 2012View SourceSee Helens attachment from Behind Closed Doors.It suggests the prison executions were of similar design, only the forest slaughter was different.It also mentions the 'interview' prior to shooting, and the plan to deport the families so it is logical to me that part of the interview included confirming the family's whereabouts.They always thought they might be going home; they even had a vaccination shot to convince them of this.Mark
CanadaFrom: Dan Ford <cub06h@...>
Sent: Wednesday, July 4, 2012 1:41:20 PM
Subject: Re: [www.Kresy-Siberia.org] Re: [Kresy-Siberia (est.2001)] Ukrainian list, Bykownia, Muskus and Szewczyk
Googling around, I find that Mr Tokarev was NKVD chief at Kalinin, which
appears to be Tver, in Russia.
-- Dan Ford, New Hampshire USA
On 7/4/2012 7:16 AM, annapacewicz wrote:
> Dmitri Tokarev