Jewish History (Part 5)

Historical Events

Events 401 - 500 of 626

  • 1941-07-14 6,000 Lithuanian Jews are exterminated at Viszalsyan Camp
  • 1941-07-18 SS drowns 40 Jews in Dvina River, Belorussia
  • 1941-07-21 200 Jewish Torahs are burned in Ukraine
  • 1941-07-24 Nazis kill entire Jewish population of Grodz, Lithuania
  • 1941-08-02 Jews are expelled from Hungarian Ruthenia
  • 1941-08-07 551 Jews are shot in Kishnev ghetto in Romania
  • 1941-08-15 Kovono Lithuanian Jews are herded into Slobodka ghetto
  • 1941-08-20 Police raid 11th district of Paris, takes 4,000+ Jewish males
  • 1941-08-29 German Einsatzkommando in Russia kills 1,469 Jewish children
  • 1941-09-01 Jews living in Germany are required to wear a yellow star of David
  • 1941-09-06 All Jews over age 6 in German territories ordered to wear a star
  • 1941-09-06 Jews of Vilna Poland confined to their ghetto
  • 1941-09-08 Entire Jewish community of Meretsch, Lithuania, is exterminated

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1941-09-11 Charles Lindbergh, charges "British, Jewish & Roosevelt administration" are trying to get US into WW II

  • 1941-09-15 Nazis kill 800 Jewish women at Shkudvil, Lithuania
  • 1941-09-16 Jews of Vilna Poland confined to Ghetto
  • 1941-09-19 Nazis force German Jews, 6 & over to wear Jewish stars
  • 1941-09-29 Nazi massacre at Babi Yar, near Kiev, 33,771 mostly Jews murdered
  • 1941-09-30 3,721 Jews are buried alive at Babi Yarravine (near Kiev) Ukraine
  • 1941-10-03 All elderly Jewish men of Kerenchug Ukraine, are killed by SS
  • 1941-10-13 Nazis kill 11,000 Jewish children and old people
  • 1941-10-15 1st mass deportation of German Jews to Eastern Europe
  • 1941-10-15 Jews caught outside Nazi Ghetto walls in occupied Poland could be put to death
  • 1941-10-25 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
  • 1941-11-06 Einsatz Gruppe kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
  • 1941-11-14 Gov-Gen Wouters of Dutch Antilles refuses Jews refuge
  • 1941-11-24 "Life Certificates" issued to some Jews of Vilna, the rest are exterminated
  • 1941-11-25 German Jews in Netherlands declared stateless (lose of nationality)
  • 1941-12-04 Nazi ordinance places Jews of Poland outside protection of courts
  • 1941-12-12 German occupying army do a house search in Paris looking for Jews
  • 1942-01-20 Nazi officials hold notorious Wannsee conference in Berlin to organise the "final solution", the extermination of Europe's Jews
  • 1942-02-27 1st transport of French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-03-01 Suriname camp for NSB people opens to save Jews
  • 1942-03-17 Bełżec Concentration Camp opens with the transport of 30,000 Lublin Polish Jews
  • 1942-03-23 2,500 Jews of Lublin massacred or deported
  • 1942-03-25 1st 700 Jews from Polish Lvov district reach the Bełżec Concentration camp
  • 1942-04-27 Belgian Jews are forced to wear stars
  • 1942-04-29 Jews forced to wear a Jewish Star in Netherlands & Vichy-France
  • 1942-05-01 Radio Orange calls to defy order to wear "Jewish star"
  • 1942-05-03 Nazis require Dutch Jews to wear a Jewish star
  • 1942-05-07 Nazi decree orders all Jewish pregnant women of Kovno Ghetto executed
  • 1942-05-12 1,500 Jews gassed in Auschwitz

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1942-05-12 David Ben-Gurion leaves Jewish state in Palestine

First Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion
First Israeli Prime Minister
David Ben-Gurion
  • 1942-05-26 Belgium Jews are required by Nazis to wear a Jewish star

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1942-06-20 Adolf Eichmann proclaims deportation of Dutch Jews

SS officer Adolf Eichmann
SS officer
Adolf Eichmann
  • 1942-06-22 Jewish Brigade attached by British Army in WW II, forms

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1942-07-10 Himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp

Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler
  • 1942-07-13 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis
  • 1942-07-13 SS shoots 1,500 Jews in Josefov Poland
  • 1942-07-14 1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork
  • 1942-07-14 Riots against Jews in Amsterdam

  • 1942-07-15 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
  • 1942-07-15 Dutch Jews invoked for "Labor camps"
  • 1942-07-16 French police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris
  • 1942-07-16 Jews transported from Holland to extermination camp
  • 1942-07-17 Transport #6 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-07-22 Warsaw Ghetto Jews (300,000) are sent to Treblinka Extermination Camp
  • 1942-07-26 RC churches protest, Dutch bishops stand against spread of Judaism
  • 1942-07-28 Nazis liquidate 10,000 Jews in Minsk Belorussia Ghetto
  • 1942-07-30 German SS kills 25,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia
  • 1942-07-30 German occupiers set night curfew on Jews in Netherlands
  • 1942-07-31 German SS gases 1,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia
  • 1942-08-02 250 Dutch Catholic Jews arrested, transported to Amersfoort camp
  • 1942-08-04 1st train with Jews departs Mechelen Belgium to Auschwitz
  • 1942-08-06 -8] Riots by Dutch Jews
  • 1942-08-07 Transport 16 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-08-09 200 Jews escape Mir Ghetto in Poland
  • 1942-08-11 - Sept 30] SS begins exterminating 3,500 Jews in Zelov Lodz Poland
  • 1942-08-11 999 Jews are taken from Mechelen transit camp in Belgium
  • 1942-08-17 Transport #20 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-08-21 Transport #22 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-08-24 Transport #23 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-08-25 SS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht
  • 1942-08-26 7,000 Jews are rounded up in Vichy-France
  • 1942-08-26 Transport #24 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-08-28 Transport #25 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-04 Transport #28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-07 Transport #29 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-11 Transport #31 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-21 Transport #35 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-23 Transport #36 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-09-30 SS exterminates 3,500 Jews in Zelov Lodz Poland in 6 week period
  • 1942-10-05 5,000 Jews of Dubno, Russia massacred
  • 1942-10-05 Budy Massacre at Auschwitz sub-camp, 90 French-Jewish women beaten to death by prison guards
  • 1942-10-10 1,300 Austrian Jews transported to Theresienstadt concentration camp
  • 1942-10-29 Nazis murder 16,000 Jews in Pinsk, Soviet Union
  • 1942-11-05 Nazi raid on Greek Jews in Paris
  • 1942-11-06 Nazis kill 12,000 Jews in the Minsk ghetto
  • 1942-11-09 Transport number 44 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1942-11-11 745 French Jews deported to Auschwitz
  • 1942-11-11 Jews in Free Zone of France ordered to wear yellow star of David
  • 1942-11-11 Transport #45 departs with French Jews to Nazi-Germany
  • 1943-01-15 1st transport of Jews from Amsterdam to concentration camp Vught
  • 1943-01-24 Jewish patients, nurses and doctors incinerated at Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • 1943-02-11 Transport #47 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • 1943-02-17 Dutch churches protest at Seyss-Inquart against persecution of Jews
  • 1943-02-21 Dutch RC bishops protest against persecution of Jews
  • 1943-03-01 Jewish old age home for disabled in Amsterdam raided
  • 1943-03-04 Transport #50 departs with French Jews to Maidanek/Sobibor
  • 1943-03-09 Greek Jews of Salonika are transported to Nazi extermination camps

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