Western & Southeastern Europe The IAJGS International Jewish Cemetery Project mission is to catalogue every Jewish burial site throughout the world. Every Jewish cemetery or burial site we know of is listed here by town or city, country, and geographic region is based on current locality designation. http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/index.html Tue, 23 May 2017 06:50:02 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb --MILITARY BURIALS-- http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/military-burials.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/military-burials.html MILITARY BURIALS REFERENCE:

Source: Jonathan L. Eisenberg, Minnetonka, Minnesota; eisjon@email.briggs.com or c/o SEisenbrg@aol.com (The book seems to have one cemetery in the wrong country.) The Australian Jewish Historical Society-Victoria Inc. has records of Jewish soldiers buried in Australian and overseas cemeteries maintained by the Australian War Graves Commission. Further information may be obtained from the Honorary Secretary, Mrs. Beverley Davis, P.O. Box 255, Camberwell, Victoria 3124. Headstones with Stars of David at gravesites are maintained abroad by The American Battle Monuments Commission (Source: Commission sheet entitled "Headstones Emplaced at Grave Sites (World Wars I and II)" dated 9 May 1994):

 

WORLD WAR I BURIALS
Buttes New British Cemetery, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke
Duhallow A.D.A. Cemetery, Ypres
Hooge Crater Cemetery, Zillebeeke
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinghe
Lindenhoek Chalet Military Cemetery, Kemmel
Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Ypres
Mons Communal Cemetery
Perth Cemetery (China Wall), Zillebeeke
Rosenberg Chateau Military Cemetery, Ext. C/into Berks Cem. Ext.,Ploegsteert
Toronto Avenue Cemetery, Passchendaele
Warneton Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendaele - 8 headstones
Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery
WORLD WAR I MEMORIALS: pres (Menin Gate), Belgium
World War II Cemetery: Ardennes, Liege, and Neupre' with 128 headstones.

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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:49:18 +0000
ANTWERP: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/antwerp.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/antwerp.html Jewish community information [October 2000]:

JOWBR burial lists. [July 2009]

Frechie Stichting Cemetery,: Bob Drilsma has made a database of all the Jews buried by them. Contact: Daniel Dratwa; d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org [October 2000]:

Kiel (Shomre Hadass Cemetery): see PUTTE (The Netherlands/Belgium) and see BERGEN op ZOON (The Netherlands) also. about 30k north of Antwerp with thousands of Jewish burials from Antwerp. 1355 burials. [October 2000]:

Shomre Machsike Hadass burial list.

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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:52:02 +0000
ARLON: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/arlon.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/arlon.html
  • Jewish cemetery: The cemetery began in mid-19th century. A database was made for the oldest; contact Daniel Dratwa: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org
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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:52:52 +0000
BRUSSELS: (Burxelles) http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/brussels.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/brussels.html Brussels: the capital city of Belgium and Largest; seat of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn

Great Synagogue, Rue de la Regence. Phone 512-21-90.

  • Le Cimetiere Israelite Kraainem : In Wezembeek, the cemeteries are Held by the "Brussels Israelite Community", the "Brussels Orthodox Jewish Community Machsike Hadas" and the "Liberal Jewish Community of Belgium".
  • Le Cimetiere Dieweg :
    Book: Le Cimetiere Dieweg (Brussels, City of articlet and History , 2291, 6/19/1996 and VERMAELEN B. WAUTERS T .. Sobookbel Edition, "Ministry of the Brussels Region 1993 24p . French. D / 1993/6842 / 0.2 Philippe Pierret's database of all Jews buried in Belgium up to March 1914. His 1999 book on the 19th c. Dieweg cemetery in Brussels Brussels s'intitule These stones that tell us ... , publisher Didier . Devillez, ISBN 2-87396-027-2 The books are Among the collection at the Jewish Museum of Belgium. Source: Daniel Dratwa Contact: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org .
    The Jews of Luxembourg porte sur Brussels' history of the Jewish community, rabbis, and the cemeteries Information Can Be Given by GenAmi's serious about Micheline Gutmann.:#mce_temp_url#
  • Cimetiere De Dieweg [Aug 2015]
  • Henri-Chapelle Cemetery : In eastern portion of Belgium, close to the German border, postal number 4841). Source: Jean-Louis Seel, Belgium jlouis.seel@skynet.be
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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:55:34 +0000
CHARLEROI:: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/charleroi.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/charleroi.html  

  • Jewish cemetery: Since 1928, a cemetery in Montigny-Le-Tilleul (postal number 6110) has existed. A database was made for the oldest cemetery; contact Daniel Dratwa: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org.
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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:56:47 +0000
LIEGE: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/liege.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/liege.html
  • American Military Cemetery: W.W.II
  • Eijsden Cemetery: The old 18th and 19th century cemetery in Eijsden (see Netherlands) and a 20th century cemetery in Robermont are held by the "Communauté Israélite de Liège". There is no database available. Contact Daniel Dratwa: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org.
  • Robermont Cemetery: The old 18th and 19th century cemetery in Eijsden (see Netherlands) and a 20th century cemetery in Robermont are held by the "Communauté Israélite de Liège". There is no database available. Contact Daniel Dratwa: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org.

 

 

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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:58:10 +0000
OOSTENDE: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/oostende.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/oostende.html
  • Jewish cemetery: The cemetery Stuiverstraat dates from the beginning of the 20th century. A database was made for the cemetery; contact Daniel Dratwa: d.dratwa@mjb-jmb.org.
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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:59:51 +0000
PUTTE: http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/putte.html http://www.iajgsjewishcemeteryproject.org/belgium/putte.html Putte, a small village that is partly in Holland and partly in Belgium, approximately 30 km north of Antwerp. The Dutch part of Putte is located in the province of North-Brabant in The Netherlands. The burials were mainly from Antwerp because the Jewish cemeteries in Belgium are not eternal. Coming from Antwerp, the cemeteries are the right side of the main road to Holland. Source: Paul Verjans on JewishGen Digest. Contact: Bob Drilsma in Antwerp. He is secretary of the Frechie Stichting (Foundation), one of the Chewre Kedishas in charge of Putte. He may supply details as he has a database from the burial book of the cemetery of the Frechie Foundation. Nearly 1800 Jews buried here, who lived in Antwerp and surroundings, were mainly of Dutch descent. Source: Menno Nykerk

Frechie Foundation Cemetery: named after the founder Henri Frechie. Since 1910, mainly Dutch Jews (about 1800) from Antwerp, Ashkenasic and Sephardic, are buried or reburied on this cemetery. In the cemetery of the Frechie Foundation are located a park for Brussels and a park for the Sephardic community in Antwerp. Information: b.drilsma@innet.be

We have digitized the burial site of Frechie Stichting at Putte. (Note: Coordinator requested that the index be donated to the JOWBR. They cite privacy concerns for not donating the database. For additional information about burial listing, contact Albert Pampel) [January 2014]

Mahsike Hadas: Located behind Frechie Foundation, burials date since 1910. The Mahsike Hadas is the secnd Jewish cemeter in Antwerp and the most religious. JOWBR burial listings.

Shomre Hadas Cemetery: The greatest Jewish cemetery in Antwerp, founded about 1920, many are reburied there from an old cemetery in Antwerp (Kiel).

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phrases1@aol.com (Ellen Renck) Belgium Tue, 20 Jan 2009 13:02:19 +0000