Bryansk Holocaust Memorial

Bryansk Holocaust Memorial, Russia.

The Commission worked with the Russian Jewish Congress to build a Holocaust memorial in Bryansk, part of the Congress "Babi Yars of Russia" initiative. Commission Member Harriett Rotter was responsible for providing the funding from the Commission. The memorial was built by the Bryansk Jewish Community. It honors some 500 Jews executed at the site on March 2, 1942.