The Kovno Garage Massacre – Lithuanian nationalists clubbing Jewish Lithuanians to death, 1941

In June and July 1941, detachments of German Einsatzgruppen, together with Lithuanian auxiliaries, began murdering the Jews of Lithuania. Groups of partisans, civil units of nationalist-rightist anti-Soviet affiliation, initiated contact with the Germans as soon as they entered the Lithuanian territories. A rogue unit of insurgents headed by Algirdas Klimaitis and encouraged by Germans from … Continue reading The Kovno Garage Massacre – Lithuanian nationalists clubbing Jewish Lithuanians to death, 1941