ADUTISHKIS: Svencionys district Print

Alternate names: Adutiskis, Goduzischki, Haydutsishok, Heidotzishok, Hidotzishok, Hoduciszki [Pol], Hydutzishek, Adutiškis. 55°09' N, 26°36' E, 60 miles ENE of Vilnius in Švenčionys district. 2001 town population: 778.  Sefer zikaron le-esrim ve-shalosh kehilot she-nehrevu be-ezor Svintsian, (Tel Aviv, 1965). Formerly Vilna guberniya.

Former shooting-ground of Svencioneliai at the river Zeimena 154-165 pic. # 276-279. Source: US Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad with cemetery; 123 pic.# 165-166 US Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad

The cemetery was in a valley at the back of the town that has now encroached upon it. Building was rapidly taking over when I was there in 1995, only about 10% of cemetery was still intact. Source: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it [date?]

Cemetery information. [September 2010]

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