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-5

Row 2, Col 2

transcription

headstone

Here lies buried
A dear man who went in purity
Our teacher our Rabbi Yaakov the son of Isaac
Polarawitz
He went to his rest on on the 8th of Nisan
In the year 5684 (1914)
May his soul be bound up in the bonds of life

 

 

 

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