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Operational Situation Report USSR No. 129

The Chief of the Security Police and the Security Service

November 5, 1941

55 copies
(51st copy)



Einsatzgruppe D
Location: Nikolayev
During the last two weeks, the activity of the Kommandos and Einsatzgruppen consisted mainly in searches and in finishing off partisan groups. Besides, more places were freed of Jews, and inquiries were made concerning Bandera followers. During the time under report, 11,037 Jews and 31 Communist officials and saboteurs were executed. In all: 31, 767.
(The Einsatzgruppen Reports by Yitzak Arad, Shmuel Krakowski and Shmuel Spector, editors. p. 221)

For additional information about the mobile killing units, and what the Allies had discovered about their operations, see Official Secrets: What the Nazis Planned, What the British and Americans Knew by Richard Breitman, and Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland by Christopher R. Browning

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