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2011 Rohatyn Visit #4 - May 17th

To see a video of the TV interview described below, please click here.
Alex and Mitchell on Rohatyn Brothers street in Lviv!
Alex and Mitchell on Rohatyn Brothers street in Lviv!
at the northern memorial in Rohatyn at the start of the day
at the northern memorial in Rohatyn at the start of the day
Alex clearing trash at the site as Mitchell records the monument
Alex clearing trash at the site as Mitchell records the monument
at the town library, a local TV station interview arranged by Ihor...
at the town library, a local TV station interview arranged by Ihor...
...to help the group get the word out about gravestones around town
...to help the group get the word out about gravestones around town
visiting a stone found on a previous trip, with Alex D.
visiting a stone found on a previous trip, with Alex D.
returning to Darya's house, greeting her mother on the porch
returning to Darya's house, greeting her mother on the porch
Darya sharing photos and letters from Sabina Wind Fuks and her family
Darya sharing photos and letters from Sabina Wind Fuks and her family
Mr. Vorobets and Alex D. discussing memories from the war years
Mr. Vorobets and Alex D. discussing memories from the war years
a new report of wartime experiences
a new report of wartime experiences
Darya's great -aunt and Sabina exchanged letters after the war
Darya's great -aunt and Sabina exchanged letters after the war
on the roads west of the river to see the gravestones found since the last visit
on the roads west of the river to see the gravestones found since the last visit
these two were previously undocumented, reported only in the past four days
these two were previously undocumented, reported only in the past four days
t4%2f66%2f607666%2f4%2f134845809.QcqSkyM4.jpg a neighbor comes out to help clean the stones
a neighbor comes out to help clean the stones
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as we walk back toward the river, Alex sees another unreported fragment in a roadside garden
as we walk back toward the river, Alex sees another unreported fragment in a roadside garden
t4%2f66%2f607666%2f4%2f134845818.uXDFP5vo.jpg and another passer-by reports a stone beside a road further west
and another passer-by reports a stone beside a road further west
this new one is broken but very clear...
this new one is broken but very clear...
...and small enough we can move it ourselves
...and small enough we can move it ourselves
Mr. Vorobets relates the sequence of events as we follow the path of victims in March 1942
Mr. Vorobets relates the sequence of events as we follow the path of victims in March 1942
at the southern memorial with the group
at the southern memorial with the group
taking a fresh view of the site and the stories
taking a fresh view of the site and the stories
a lot has changed here in the past month
a lot has changed here in the past month
t4%2f66%2f607666%2f4%2f134845837.j87uUU4w.jpg t4%2f66%2f607666%2f4%2f134845840.kMd7ZQ49.jpg a view south from the memorial
a view south from the memorial
t4%2f66%2f607666%2f4%2f134845844.IIlSdhQ6.jpg Mr. Vorobets describing the work to maintain the memorial
Mr. Vorobets describing the work to maintain the memorial
back in town at the state administration building...
back in town at the state administration building...
...to collect the smaller stones for transit
...to collect the smaller stones for transit
the stones have been here for a while
the stones have been here for a while
walking the streets west of the town square: the former bath house
walking the streets west of the town square: the former bath house
Dori and Marla comparing history they've heard of the Glotzer family here
Dori and Marla comparing history they've heard of the Glotzer family here
the former Barban house; Mitchell and Alex behind
the former Barban house; Mitchell and Alex behind
the stones we've moved are now at the new cemetery
the stones we've moved are now at the new cemetery
in the thicket at the rear of the new cemetery, stone fragments moved some years back
in the thicket at the rear of the new cemetery, stone fragments moved some years back
recording each of these fragments will be a large task
recording each of these fragments will be a large task
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at dinner, reviewing the day and what lies ahead
at dinner, reviewing the day and what lies ahead
in the old cemetery after sundown, looking toward town
in the old cemetery after sundown, looking toward town
at the southern memorial again, for some last shots and a view of the stars
at the southern memorial again, for some last shots and a view of the stars
hopefully we'll be back in June...
hopefully we'll be back in June...