This page will explain all the items that have been marked with an asterix and other abriviations used within this site.



Lachy - Ukrainian term for Poles

Smert - Death(to)

AK - Armia Krajowa(Home Army)

UPA - Ukrainskaja Powstancza Armija

OUN - Organisation of Ukrainian Nationalists

Banderowcy - Ukrainian Nationalists, name is derived from their leader Stepan Bandera

Destroyed by UPA/OUN/Banderowcy - The whole village was destroyed and 99.9 of the Polish polulace slain (men, women and children), in most cases the homes were burned and the livestock stolen along with the contents of the houses before burning them.










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