|VAINODE: Liepaja, Kurzeme|
Alternate names: aiņode [Latv], Vainoden [Ger], Vaynëde, Vain'ody, Vaiņodes. 56°26' N, 21°52' E . 33 miles E of Liepāja (Libau), 3 miles N of the Lithuanian border. 1900 Jewish population: fewer than 50.
The municipality was formed in 2009 by merging Embūte parish and Vaiņode parish; the administrative centre being Vaiņode.
MASS GRAVE: no road signs. Drive from Vainode to near Ruzeiki (4-5 km from Vainode), the former airfield.. Date is 1941.