ALEKSOTAS (Kaunas): Kaunas county, Kaunas district Print

Alternate names: Aleksotas [Lith], Aleksat, אַלעקסאָט [Yid], Aleksota, Алексота [Pol, Rus], Alexoten [Ger], Aleksoto, Aleksot, Alexota, Eliksat. 54°53' N, 23°54' E, 1 mile S of Kaunas, across the Neman River.  Suburb of Kaunas since 1931. 1900 Jewish population: 644. Aleksotas is an elderate in the southern section of the city of Kaunas, bordering the left bank of the Neman River (Lithuanian: Nemunas). 2006 population: 21,694. Wikipedia.

Jewish cemetery: Kaunas' only remaining active Jewish Cemetery can be accessed through a gate at the back of the Naleksta factory on H ir O Minkovskių.  information. [September 2010]
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