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From: Ken McVay 
Subject: Holocaust Calendar: August 27
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[Follow-ups set]

1941

Jewish businesses in Vichy France were "Aryanized" by decree - that
is, stolen from their rightful owners. (Black, ch. 11)

Police Regiment South shoots 549 Jews, Battalion 314 shoots 69 Jews. (A 
second report credits Police Regiment South with shooting 914 Jews.) 
(Browning, 17)

Ordnungspolizei commander of the Ukraine Friederich Jeckeln
reported to Himmler and Daluege that "the special Action Staff with Order
Police Battalion 320 shot 4,200 Jews near the town of Kamenets-Podolsk."
(Davis, Douglas. Jerusalem Post, May 20, 1997. "British documents indicate 
7 million died in Holocaust")

August 27-28, 1941

23,600 Jews in Kamenets-Podolski are murdered by SS troops.  (Goldhagen, 154)
                              

                         Work Cited

Black, Edwin. IBM and the Holocaust. New York: Random House, 2001. 

Browning, Christopher R. Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the 
   Final Solution in Poland. New York: HarperCollins, 1992

Goldhagen, Daniel Jonah. Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans 
   and the Holocaust.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996



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