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Information Picture Question
Category: Tombstone
Approval Date: 6/29/2014 4:52 PM
Family Surname: Feinberg
Country: USA
Town: West Springfield, MA
Date of Image: May 2014
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Would like the second line translated, so I can determine the exact date of death. Year looks like 5678 to me.

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6/29/2014 6:14 PM Here lies
Zalman son of Shmuel Feinberg
Monday, day 32 of the (counting of) the Omer 5678

Google "Lag BaOmer" to see its significance.
6/30/2014 10:30 AM Should correspond to 29th April 1918, unless he died at night and would be 28th.

Madeleine
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