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 B-127

Row 9, Col 8

Here lies buried
A [pleasant] elderly man  [    ]  The Rav Rabbi
Israel
the son of Tzvi Hersch [Azapowitz]
He departed with a good name
On Friday, the eve of the Holy Sabbath on the 27th day
Of the Month of Kislev the year 5646 [1886]
May his soul be bound in the bonds of life.

 

 

 

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