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-38

Row 9, Col 7

transcription

headstone

Lovers and companions in their lives and in their deaths
          They shall not be separted
                  Here lies buried

Our dear father                               Our dear mother
R Shagra the son of                         Sarah Rachel
Avraham                                          the daughter of R Binyamin
Rachtzah                                          Bainas
He departed on the 23rd of Elul     She departed on 25 of Heshvan
In the year 5670 (1910)                             In the year 5670 (1910)

 

 

 

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