Headstones

Choose a headstone from the drop-down list and click "Go" to view a photo of the headstone, where the headstone is located in the cemetery, and if possible, a transcription and translation of the writing on the stone.

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Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone A-13

Row 5, Col 3

transcription

headstone

Here lies buried
Our kind and dear father
Meir Shraga
the son of R. Yaakov
Palavin
that he departed on the eighth day
Of the Month of Tevet
In the year 5674 (1914)
May his soul be bound up in the bonds of life

 

 

 

 

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