brochure “Partizanski spomenik u Mostaru” (1980)
book “Spomenica Mostara 1941-1945.”
another document or proof of the memorial stone (e.g., a photograph).
Omer M. FAZIL
OMER M. FAZIL, one of the Mostar residents in the group of 55 citizens hanged at Marijin-Dvor in Sarajevo, from the Tobacco Factory to the National Museum, on the night between March 27 and 28, 1945, by the order of the Ustasha commander Vjekoslav Maks Luburić, shortly before the Ustasha withdrawal from Sarajevo. According to an article, his body was identified in the garden of the “notorious Luburić villa.” The reason for the hanging, as published in Večernji list on March 28, 1945, was stated as: “Punishment by hanging for acts of murder and assassination,” referring to the alleged killing of four police agents a few days earlier.
https://slobodni.net/t117745-38/; https://www.antifasisticki-vjesnik.org/hr/kalendar/3/28/173/; grupa autora: Spomenica Mostara 1941-1945; Čekić, Smail (1996): Genocid nad Bošnjacima u 2. svjetskom ratu, Sarajevo
Photo of the memorial plaque: S. Demirović
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