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-56

Row 11, Col 1

transcription

headstone

Here lies buried
A dear woman
Important Ms.
Deborah Rebecca the daughter of R. Eleazer
the wife of R. Hayiim Michalovskah
Who went to eternal rest with a good name
On the 14th of Shevat in the year 5696 (1916)
May her soul be bound up in the bonds of life

 

 

 

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