Silos in Kaćuni

Location: Kaćuni, Municipality of Busovača

Importance of the locality:

The silos building was located in the village of Kaćuni and in late June and early July 1993, it served as a detention facility for 21 members of HVO captured in the territory of the Municipality of Fojnica. The Army of RBiH had jurisdiction over the facility. The prisoners were subjected to daily abuse and forced labour.

Entity: Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ethnic group: Croats

Area that victims came from: Central Bosnia

Responsibility: The silos was under the control of the 333rd Mountain Brigade of the Army of RBiH and the Military Police of the 3rd Corps of the Army of RBiH.

Court trials:

No one has yet been held responsible for the crimes committed at this facility.

Data source: The Croat Association of Prison Camp Survivors from the Homeland War in the Central Bosnia Canton located in Busovača. (updated 08.10.2015)

Marked and photographed: 08.10.2015.


Updated: 31.01.2020


Army of Republic of Bosnia and Hercegovina - ARBiH
Security services command centre - CSB
Herzeg Bosnia - HB
Croat Defense Forces - HOS
Army of Croatia - HV
Croat Defense Council - HVO
Yugoslav National Army - JNA
International Crime Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia - ICTY
Ministry of Interior - MUP
People's Defense of the Autonomous Province of Western Bosnia - NO APZB
Police station - SJB
Serb Army of Krajina - SVK
Territorial defense of Bosnia-Herzegovina - TO BiH
Army of Republic of Srpska - VRS
Army of Yugoslavia - VJ