Proskurov

Proskurov:

see KhmelnytskyyKhmelnytskyy
, Rus. Khmelmitsky, formerly Proskurov
, city (1989 pop. 237,000), capital of Khmelnytskyy region, Ukraine, on the Southern Buh River. It is a rail terminus and highway hub and has food-processing (notably sugar-refining) plants and factories that
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, city, Ukraine.

Proskurov

 

until 1954 the name of the city of Khmel’-nitskii, center of Khmel’nitskii Oblast, Ukrainian SSR.

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Mikhail Poshtovniuk was taken prisoner in December 1941 and in February 1942 fled from the POW camp in Proskurov (Khmel'nits'kyi) in western Ukraine, reaching his native village of Kumarovo in Vradievskii district, Odessa oblast', in March 1942.
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Born in Kiev in 1930, Benjamin Fain was named after his grandfather who was murdered in the Proskurov pogrom.
This Jewish world is doubly provincial: a generation removed from "some sucking bog outside Proskurov," still able to feel "mud from the Bug and the Dniester" clinging to them, Manchester's Jews regard "Shaygetsshire" with wary fascination.
En cambio, mi madre, Sonia Zevnovaty, era hija de una familia acomodada de Proskurov, hoy localidad ucraniana de Khmelnytskyi, que desde una generacion anterior vendia trigo y otros insumos al ejercito del zar, pero que tambien tuvo que huir de las persecuciones.
One of these was founding the Eveniinski Hospital in Proskurov, Ukraine, in 1911 for soldiers of the regiment for which she served as honorary colonel-in-chief.
A excepcion de la madre judia de Nada que perder y de El verdugo en el umbral (que cuenta la historia del desarraigo--judio- de la familia desde Proskurov en Ucrania hasta la llegada a Buenos Aires), las mujeres en Rivera son arpias, monstruosas, sadicas, incestuosas, entregadoras, deformes.
Born Abram Ginsberg, he and his family fled the 1919 pogrom in Proskurov, Russia.
Proskurov, who paid the ultimate price for his honesty and independence.
Born in Proskurov, Russia, as Chaya Kaufman, Ariel was thirteen years Will's junior when she met him at the Ferrer School.
Llegamos a Proskurov un atardecer, desengancharon la locomotora, y Gottlieb nos aseguro que hasta la manana siguiente no volveriamos a ponernos en camino.
Modifications to the concept in September 1913 created a fourth army, the Eighth, from Third Army's Proskurov grouping.