Jewish Cemetery in Pasvalys

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(click to enlarge) Birch trees outside the cemetery

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(click to enlarge) The only stone remaining in the cemetery

This is the cemetery where my wife thinks some of her ancestors are buried. Now it's just a mowed field, with virtually no headstones or other markers, typical of the way Jewish history in Lithuania is ignored, hidden, or forgotten.

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