HOLODOMOR MEMORIAL PLAQUE OPENED IN HUDDERSFIELD

29.11.10


A memorial plaque to commemorate the millions of victims systematically starved to death in 1932-33 in Ukraine was officially unveiled and blessed in Huddersfield yesterday afternoon. 

Left to right:  Cllr Eric Firth, Rev. Mychailo Onatsko, Cllr Mehboob Khan, Ivan Cholach (AUGB Branch Chair), Mykola LajszczukThe event was attended by the Deputy Mayor of Kirklees, Councillor Eric Firth, the Leader of Kirklees Council, Mehboob Khan, and community members from both Huddersfield and Halifax.

Keynote addresses were given Mykola Lajszczuk on behalf of the AUGB and by Steve Komarnyckyj on behald of the local Branch of the AUGB.

A full report will appear in the next issue of Dumka.

D. Dumskyj



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