Vladimir Katriuk


Age: 93

Summary: Ukrainian-born alleged Nazi war criminal and the second-most-wanted man on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of Nazi war criminals who was recently charged by Russia with genocide in connection with the 1943 killing of civilians in Khatyn (now part of Belarus) after he allegedly deserted his SS unit when it moved to France from eastern Europe in 1944 and lived in Paris before emigrating to Canada in 1951, where he later became a Canadian citizen until the Centre for Israel & Jewish Affairs urged the government in Ottawa to hold him accountable if he were found guilty of war crimes committed in collaboration with the Nazis earlier in May 2015.

Cause of Death: After a stroke

Born: October 1, 1921

Died: May 28, 2015

Montreal, Canada