|SOUTHAMPTON, Hampshire (2 burial sites):|
For information on the Jewish community and congregations, see Southampton on JCR-UK.
In July 2003, seventeen tombstones in the Jewish section of the Hollybrook Cemetery were desecrated, eleven with Nazi slogans and swastikas, and six were toppled. For further details and photograph, see http://hoffman.photoshelter.com/image/I0000fBlw_.4Sw7Y. Source: David Shulman, Webmaster JCR-UK [September 2016]
Friends of Southampton Old Cemetery (FoSOC) - Graves Searches are conducted by FoSOC. The Friends of Southampton Old Cemetery will help locate a grave for a small donation.
The first Jewish burial appears to date from 1854. Source: David Shulman, Webmaster JCR-UK [September 2016].
See also Cemetery Scribes - Southampton Old Jewish Cemetery, which includes images of a number of headstones [January 2017].
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