MOLODECHNO (Maladzyechna): Vilna Print

Alternate names: Maladzyechna [Bel], Molodechno [Rus], Mołodeczno [Pol], Molodetchno [Yid], Maladzetschna [Ger], Maladečina [Lith], Maładečna, Maladzečna, Belarusian: Маладзечна. Russian: Молодечно. מולודצ'נה-Hebrew.  54°19' N, 26°51' E, 66 miles ESE of Vilnius (Vilna), 41 miles NW of Minsk, 13 miles S of Vilyeyka (Vilejka). Town images. 1900 Jewish population: 1,105. Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), VI, p. 647: "Mołodeczno". [March 2009]

massacre site of 3000 Jews of the town in 1941-1942 and Holocaust memorial. [March 2009]

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