SMILOVICHI: Minsk Print

 

Alternate names: Smilovichi [Rus], Smilavichy [Bel], Smilovitch [Yid], Śmiłowicze [Pol], Śmiłavičy, Belarusian: Сьмілавічы. Russian: Смиловичи. 53°45' N, 28°01' E, 21 miles ESE of Minsk, 17 miles WNW of Chervyen (Igumen), 21.1 miles ESE of Minsk in Minsk Oblast, formerly Igumen uezd, Minsk guberniya. (Not Smalyavichy/Smolevichi, 23 mi ENE of Minsk) Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), X, pp. 886-887: "Śmiłowicze".

 

Pictures of the Jewish Cemetery in can now be found in the Genealogy section of my web site at http://www.hantman.net. In addition to the cemetery, I have included a picture of the monument that stands next to a mass grave of Jews killed by Nazis. The mass grave is not near the cemetery. Source: Barry Hantman: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it [2000]

photo of monument on the grave of the Rozovsky family killed on 14 October 1941. [March 2009]

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