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Photographs of Jewish Cemeteries

  • Vadul Rashkov
    Courtesy of Olga Sivac, Kishinev, Librarian at I. Manger Jewish Public Library (website)

  • Teleneshty
    Courtesy of Olga Sivac, Kishinev, Librarian at I. Manger Jewish Public Library (website)

  • Bălţi (Beltsy, Belts), 2012
    Courtesy of Brock D. Bierman

  • Bălţi (Beltsy, Belts), 2008, 2010
    Courtesy of Arkadiy Verzub, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Cemetery Gates. Gravestones. Mass grave for those killed in June 1941 in a village of Novaya Tzura, reburied in 2001 by Jewish community of Beltsy.

    At the Jewish Cemetery.

  • Bendery (Tighina), 2013 Photo Collection, Courtesy of Ruslan Ravikovich, Bendery, Moldova.

  • Bendery (Tighina), 2012, October-December
    Courtesy of Serghey Daniliuk, Moldova
    'Here lie 714 Jews brutally killed on April 5, 1917'. 'Bow your heads!
    Here reburied the remains of hundreds of Jews, whose ashes rested in a Jewish cemetery suburb 'Caucasus', the site of which in 60s of the 20th century were built cooperative garages'.
    'Jews are buried here. They were shot by German fascist invaders in the July-September of 1941 in the area of the cemetery.
    Eternal Memory!'.

  • Bendery (Tighina), 2005
    Courtesy of Stiftung Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas, Germany
    Monument on the Jewish cemetery:
    Jews were killed here in September of 1941 in the cemetery area.
    Eternal Memory!

  • Bendery (Tighina), 2008
    Courtesy of Albert Spivak, Israel
    Jewish Cemetery, main gates.

  • Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyy (Akkerman, Cetatea Alba), 2007
    Courtesy of Tomas Kertész, Sweden
    Jewish Cemetery. Monument, where 600 Jews were shot by the Nazis.

  • Chişinău (Kishinev), 2005
    Courtesy of Stiftung Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas, Germany
    Cemetery Gates.

  • Chişinău (Kishinev), October, 2011
    Courtesy of Brock D. Bierman
    Shul. Moshe son of R.Shlomo.

  • Klishkivtsi (Cliscauti, Klushkevitz), Old and New cemeteries
    Courtesy of Aizic Sechter, Rishon Le Zion, Israel
    This is a view of the entrance to the old cemetery, no wall, no gate, no stones visible here. Some one probably buried them deep in the ground so they could cut the shrubs to use as fodder for their animals. As can be seen part of the shrubs have been cut for fodder. Below is the main road Chernivtsi-Khotin towards the right is a gas station bordering with the cemetery. In the background can be seen part of the buildings of town Klishkivtsi. The only fenced in part of the cemetery by neighbors. Who probably live on part of the old Jewish cemetery. And would probably want to annex the land of the old Jewish cemetery for agricultural purposes. As can be seen some one cut the shurbs to use as fodder for amimals. Another picture of hardly visible burial stones at the old cemetery.
    Another broken burial stone with beautiful Jewish artistic carvings of 17th-18th or 19th century not seen too much today. Many stones like this are unredable and are hidden under over waist high shrubs and tall trees. One of (many) some broken burial stones.
    Entrance to the New Cemetery. shrubs in some places above waist. As can be seen no wall, fence or gate. In the background can be seen some gravestones and in back of that can be seen shrubs and wooded area making it impossible to see or go near gravestones there. Gravestone for martyrs killed by Nazi collaborators during the Holocaust SHOAH whenJews were forceful driven out of Klishkivtsi 1941. Please notice the gravestones in the background including in the wooded area. More gravestones before and inside the wooded area. Some of the stones are unreadable.

  • Sokiryany (Sekuryany)
    Courtesy of Sokiryany Jewish Roots Group (
    At the Jewish Cemetery.

  • Tiraspol
    Courtesy of Janet Furba, Germany
    Jewish Cemetery Gates. Monument to innocent victims of repression 1937-39.
    Jewish Cemetery headstones

  • Vadul-Raşcov (Vadul-Rashkov), 2010
    Courtesy of Simon Geissbühler, Switzerland
    Panorama of Jewish Cemetery. River Dniester to the left.