Lazar Kogan

Holodomor AvatarLazar Iosifovich Kogan (1899—March 3, 1939) was a high ranking Cheka, NKVD functionary. He was the son of a wealthy Jewish merchant. His major positions included chief of the Gulag concentration camp system (1930-1932) and deputy chief of the Gulag concentration camp (1932-1936.

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