Moshe Krasnostavski (b. - 1942)

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Death: Died in Wolyn region, White Russia
Cause of death: Set himself alight
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About Moshe Krasnostavski

Moshe Krasnostavski was a member of the Jewish Council, in the Korzec ghetto.

On 24 September 1942 as pits were being dug outside the town of Kowzec, he set himself and his house aflame. Other Jews helped him set the ghetto ablaze. As killing continued, the resistance spread.


The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 467

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September 24, 1942
Wolyn region, White Russia