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Cemetery ID: POL-04729
Cemetery Name: Bagnowka Cemetery
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Cemetery Location
Country: Poland
City: Bialystok  
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Cemetery Details
Number of Burials: 2348
Number of Photographs: 0
Cemetery Description: Data is available through the courtesy of Heidi M. Szpek, Ph.d., Associate Professor, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA, and Tomasz Wisniewski, Historian, Bialystok, Poland. Images are available at www.bagnowka.com. Cemetery description is available at http://www.shtetlinks.jewishgen.org/BialyGen/GGPIP.htm#TOC, with an update published in The Jewish Magazine online, entitled 'Can Ants Say Kaddish' (http://www.jewishmag.com/145mag/polish_jewish_cemeteries/polish_jewish_cemeteries.htm). Additional related articles also published in The Jewish Magazine are: 'In the Bloodshed of Their Days' (http://www.jewishmag.com/140mag/holocaust_bloodshed/holocaust_bloodshed.htm); 'In Whispers, He Spread Torah' (http://www.jewishmag.com/143mag/bialystok_poland_bagnowka_jewish_cemetery/bialystok_poland_bagnowka_jewish_cemetery.htm); 'Esther from Bialystok' (http://www.jewishmag.com/141mag/esther_bialystok/esther_bialystok.htm); and 'Wooden Matzevot' (http://www.jewishmag.com/127mag/wooden_tombstones/wooden_tombstones.htm). Information on Dr. Szpek's book in progress Jewish Epitaphs from Bialystok: Silent Witnesses to a Time of Chaos can be found at http://www.cwu.edu/~szpekh/ under Research, tentative publication in early 2012.
Data last updated: 06/14/2014

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