Alternate names: Uzhhorod [Ukr], Uzhgorod [Rus], Užhorod [Cz, Slov], Ungvár [Hun], Ungvir [Yid], Ungwar [Ger], Użhorod [Pol], Uschurod, Ingver, Yngvyr, Ukrainian/Russian: Ужгород. אונגוואר-Yiddish. 48°37' N, 22°18' E, largest city in Zakarpatska Oblast, in SW corner of Ukraine, near border with Slovakia. 1900 Jewish cemetery: 4,497 (1880), 7,357 (1930).
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MASS GRAVE: A mass grave for 200 Jews has been located in the part of Ukraine that was part of Hungary prior to WWII. Known as Ungvar, the city is on the Slovakia/Ukraine border. This unfenced open area in the cemetery has no gravestones. The Rabbinical Center of Europe is seeking relatives of those murdered to fund a fence and a memorial. [March 2009]