Ukrainian Righteous Among the Nations
During the occupation of Ukraine by Nazi Germany, its Jewish community was subject to persecution and deportation to extermination camps. This is the list of Ukrainian Righteous Among the Nations. Mor...
Nikolai Getman
Nikolai Getman (Mykola Hetman; Russian: Николай Гетман, Ukrainian: Микола Гетьман), an artist, was born in 1917 in Kharkiv, Ukraine, and died at his home inOrel, Russia, in August 2004. He was...
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Pyotr Vershigora
Pyotr Petrovich Vershigora (first name also Petr) (Russian: Пётр Петро́вич Верши́гора) or Petro Petrovich Vershyhora (Ukrainian: Петро Петрович Вершигора) (16 May [O.S. 3 May]...
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Yevgeniya Rudneva
Evgeniya Maksimovna Rudneva (Russian: Евгения Максимовна Руднева), also known as Zhenya Rudneva (Женя Руднева) (Berdiansk, December 24, 1920 – April 9, 1944 near Kerch) was a Soviet military air n...
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14th Waffen Grenadier Division of the SS (1st Ukrainian)
The 14th Waffen Grenadier Division of the SS (1st Galician) (German: 14. Waffen Grenadier Division der SS (galizische Nr.1), prior to 1944 titled the 14th SS-Volunteer Division "Galician" (German&...
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Yurii Dmitrievich Sokolov
Yurii Dmitrievich Sokolov (Russian: Ю́рий Дми́триевич Соколо́в; May 26, 1896 – February 2, 1971) was a Soviet mathematician.
Sokolov was born on May 26, 1896 in Labinskaya Stanitsa (now ...
Nachtigall Battalion
The Nachtigall Battalion (English: Nightingale Battalion), also known as Ukrainian Nightingale Battalion Group (German: Bataillon Ukrainische Gruppe Nachtigall), officially known as Special Gr...
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Konstantin Koroteev
Konstantin Apollonovich Koroteev (Russian: Коротеев Константин Аполлонович) (February 25, 1901, village Shcheglovka, Bogodukhovskoy uezd, Kharkiv Oblast – January 4, 1953, Moscow), a Soviet milita...
Valentin Kotyk
Valentin Aleksandrovich Kotyk (1930-02-11 - 1944-02-17) - was a Soviet pioneer and a partisan scout. He was also the youngest ever Hero of Soviet Union. During the German-Soviet War he participated i...
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Fedir Bohatyrchuk
Fedir Parfenovych Bohatyrchuk (also Bogatirchuk, Bohatirchuk, Bogatyrtschuk) (in Ukrainian : Федір Парфенович Богатирчук, Fedir Parfenovych Bohatyrchuk; in Russian : Фёдор Парфеньевич Богаты...
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Mariya Borovichenko
Guards Sergeant Mariya Sergeyevna Borovichenko (October 21, 1925, Myshelovka, Kiev - July 14, 1943) was a Ukrainian medical officer of Soviet 32nd Guards Artillery Regiment, awarded the Medal for Comb...
Nina Onilova
Nina Andreyevna Onilova (Russian: Нина Андреевна Онилова, Ukrainian: Ніна Андріївна Онілова; 10 April 1921 - 8 March 1942) was a Soviet machine gunner in the Red Army's 25th Rifle Division who...
Schutzmannschaft-Brigade Siegling
Schutzmannschaft-Brigade Siegling (also German: Schutzmänner-Brigade Siegling) was a Belarusian Auxiliary Police brigade formed by Nazi Germany in July 1944 in East Prussia, using six local volunt...
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Vladimir Katriuk
Vladimir Katriuk (born 1 October 1921) is a Canadian of Ukrainian ancestry, born in the village of Luzhany, near the city of Chernivtsi. Chernivtsi is situated in the region known as Bukovina, which i...
Michael Karkoc
Michael Karkoc (Ukrainian: Михайло Каркоць) (born March 6, 1919 in Lutsk, Ukraine) was a military officer who served in the Ukrainian Self Defense Legion (USDL) and later in the Waffen-SS during W...
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Dina Pronicheva
Dina (Vera) Mironovna Pronicheva (Ukrainian: Діна Миронівна Пронічева, Dina Mironivna Pronicheva; January 7, 1911 in Chernihiv, Ukraine – 1977) was a Soviet Jewish actress at the Kiev Puppet...
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Ivan the Terrible (Treblinka guard)
Ivan the Terrible (born c. 1911) is the nickname given to a notorious guard Ivan Marchenko, at the Treblinka extermination camp during the Holocaust. The moniker alluded to Ivan IV, also known as Iva...