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Recalling those who survived the Keidan massacre

By Aryeh Leonard Shcherbakov Preface When talking of the Jews of Keidan, the first who naturally come to mind are those who were murdered: our grandparents, uncles, aunts and cousins lying in the mass grave on the outskirts of town. … Continue reading

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The Keidan Memorial Books, and More

It was said that if a Jew from Keidan was traveling, and someone asked where he was from, he would pound his chest hard enough to leave a dent, replying proudly, “Me? I’m a Keidaner!” People even took to calling … Continue reading

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