Moldova 2011 Forced Deportations from Bessarabia - 70th Anniversary

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  • Issue date: 12th June 2011
  • one value
  • Designed by: Vitalie Pogolşa
  • Printed by: Tipografia Centrală, offset
  • Print process: offset lithography. Sheets of 10 (5 x 2).
  • Perforations: 13.75 x 14.5

70th anniversary of the first Forced Deporatations from Bessarabia, June 12 - 14, 1941

1.20L ~ candles placed along railway track, strand of barbed wire
Notes mass deportations carried out by the NKVD (USSR) of approximately 22000 Bessarabian ‘counter revolutionaries’ to prison camps and Siberia 1940-41, with the vast majority in June 1941. Also, 400 persons were summarily executed in Chişinău, July 1941

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sheet of 10