Loading

USSR, A document regarding Meer Benjaminovitz Elkin, a Jewish soldier in the Red Army.

Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem

In June 1941, Meer Elkin, son of Benjamin, was a Sergeant in the Russian army, and served as a tank commander. He fought and was killed in the battle over the fortress at Brest Litowsk. He received a medal of distinction.

Show lessRead more

Details

  • Title: USSR, A document regarding Meer Benjaminovitz Elkin, a Jewish soldier in the Red Army.
  • Location: Brest Litowsk,Poland
  • Subject Keywords: Jewish soldiers , Soviet soldiers
  • Origin: Brest Litowsk Archive
  • Name of submitter: Bela Kirshner
  • Credit: Yad Vashem
  • Collection: Yad Vashem Photo Archive
  • Archival signature: 4992/45

Recommended

Translate with Google
Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile