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Kovel (Town)JOWBR - Kovel Cemetery Informationvarious yearsCemeteries: Inscriptions & Burial RecordsJOWBR
JOWBR has 325 Kovel gravestone listings for various Jewish Cemeteries in the US and Canada. These include Maine, North Carolina, New York, South Carolina, Virginia, Wisconsin, British Columbia (Canada), and Quebec (Canada). Most of them are for New York.
Kovel (Town)Cemeteries: Photos, Kovel2009Cemeteries: Photographs of CemeteriesKehilaLinks
Photos of the Kovel Jewish cemetery and gravestone fragments are on the KehilaLinks website.
Kovel (Town)Yizkor Books, KovelYizkor Book TranslationsJG
There are 2 Yizkor Books for Kovel:
"Kowel; sefer edut ve-zikaron le-kehilatenu she-ala aleha ka-koret" [Testimony and memorial book of our destroyed community], Tel Aviv, 1957, and,
"Pinkes Kowel" (Buenos Aires, 1951).
Translation: Only the Necrology of "Pinkes Kowel" has been translated. It is at http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/kovel/kovel.html.
  "Kowel ..." is partially translated. The translation is at: http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/kovel1/kovel1.html
  Necrology translated:  Necrology for "Kowel ...." has not been translated.
Translation of the Necrology for Pinkes Kowel is at: http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/kovel/kovel.html
Kovel (Town)USHMM, Registry of Holocaust Survivors, Kovel1939-1945HolocaustJG
on SIG website
Kovel (Town)Yahad-in Unum execution site for Kovel/Kovel 1941-1945HolocaustYahad - in Unum
Yahad - In Unum ("together" in Hebrew and Latin) is a Paris-based organization established in 2004 by Father Patrick Desbois and dedicated to systematically identifying and documenting the sites of Jewish mass executions by Nazi mobile-killing units in Eastern Europe during World War II.

In Yahad - In Unum archives you can find the following resources concerning the Jewish victims of this town/village:

- Video testimonies of eyewitnesses of the mass shootings 
- Contemporary photos of executions sites of Jewish victims
- Archival pictures of the town/village and their Jewish inhabitants 
- German archives about the executions of Jewish victims 
- Soviet archives about the executions of Jewish victims 

Video testimonies can be available online upon request on Yahad Interactive Map page

Photos and short video clips of testimonies are available online on Yahad - In Unum interactive map

Others archives are available for consultation in Yahad Research Center in Paris. For more information, please contact Patrice Bensimon
Kovel (Town)Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), KovelGeneral ReferenceJG
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 41: "Kovel, Kovla".
Kovel (Town)Pinkas HaKehilot, KovelGeneral ReferenceJG
Pinkas HaKehilot, Poland, Vol. 5 (1990), p. 158-165: "Kowel"
Kovel (Town)Photos-Family, KovelPhotos, PeopleJG
Photos are on KehilaLinks website. Ongoing project
Kovel (Town)Memoirs, KovelMemoirsJG
Memoirs & oral histories are on KehilaLinks website. Ongoing project
Kovel (Town)Israeli Landsmanshaft data, Kovel Name Lists, OtherJG
Link to Israel in Landsmanshaft but no data extracted yet
Kovel (Town)Jewish Encyclopedia, Kovel General ReferenceJG
Done. Link on KehilaLinks website
Kovel (Town)Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Kovel2001General Reference
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 667: "Kowel".
Kovel (Town)Business Directory, Polish, KovelDirectories: BusinessJG
Page images are on KehilaLinks website
Kovel (Town)Names List, KovelName Lists, OtherJG

Total: 14 records

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