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Cemetery Identification
Cemetery ID: MAUR-01756
Cemetery Name: St. Martin Jewish Cemetery
Cemetery Location
Country: Mauritius
City: Bambous
Cemetery Details
Number of Burials: 131
Number of Photographs: 129
Cemetery Description:

St. Martin Jewish Cemetery. Bambous, Mauritius. 131 burials total.

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The data come from the book "The Mauritian Shekel: The Story of the Jewish Detainees in Mauritius, 1940-1945," by Genevieve Pitot (Port Louis, Mauritius: Editions Vizavi, 1998), as listed in Annex 2, derived from the "Jewish Burial Register" kept in the office of St. Martin Cemetery. Permission for online presentation generously granted by Owen Griffiths. Data entry performed for the JewishGen Danzig/Gdansk SIG by Henry Wellisch, proofreading/formatting by Logan Kleinwaks. Information about the history of the cemetery can be found in this book and on the IAJGS International Jewish Cemetery Project website. Photos submitted courtesy of Effy Hochstein 2016

Data last updated: 12/08/2016

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