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If possible, the transcribed Hebrew lifted from the headstone and its English translation are given below, plus any useful notes about the translation or history of the writing.

Headstone 278


 

 

 

 

 

A monument to an endearing person
Here lies buried a pure and upright man and teacher
[abbreviation unknown] Dov Isaac
The son of David who departed on the 6th
day of the comforting period of the month of
Av in the year 5671 (1971)
May his soul be bound in the bonds of life






 

Transcription and Translation Copyright 2005 Rabbi Edward S. Boraz, Dartmouth College Hillel.