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Famine-Genocide in Ukraine

Holodomor 1932-1933

 
 
Famine-Genocide in Ukrain image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 21, 2015
1. Famine-Genocide in Ukrain
Inscription.

In memory of the millions
of innocent victims
of a man-made famine
in Ukraine engineered and
implemented by Stalin's
totalitarian regime

Ukrainian:
У пам'ять про мільйони
невинних жертв штучного
голоду в україні
Сталінським тоталітарний
режим

 
Erected 2015 by Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the United States.
 
Location. 38° 53.837′ N, 77° 0.532′ W. Marker is in Northwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Massachusetts Avenue, NW west of North Captol Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. The Ukranian memorial is directly across Massachusetts Avenue from the Smithsonian U.S. Postal Museum. Marker is at or near
"<i>Holodomor</i> 1932-1933" image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 21, 2015
2. "Holodomor 1932-1933"
- signage on the Mass. Avenue side of the monument where visitors continue leaving flowers and icons in remembrance of those who died in the famine-genocides of the 1930s under Jos. Stalin.
this postal address: 2 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "All Aboard" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); “The Presidentís Trees” (about 500 feet away); The Freedom Bell (about 700 feet away); Christopher Columbus (about 700 feet away); Delaware Avenue & Columbus Circle, NE (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Reservation 196 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Victims of Communism Memorial, (approx. 0.2 miles away); Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism During World War II (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
Regarding Famine-Genocide in Ukraine. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holodomor
 
Also see . . .  Famine-Genocide in Ukraine - Holodomor 1932-1933. (Submitted on November 22, 2015, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Soviet Union; Stalinist atrocities "Stalinism"
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.DisastersPolitics
 
Famine-Genocide in Ukraine Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 21, 2015
3. Famine-Genocide in Ukraine Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 10, 2016.
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