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Reuven Brenner (1887 - 1941)

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Margarethe Knopfmacher (1895 - 1941)

Margarethe Knopfmacher nee Philipsborn was born in Bentschen in 1895. Prior to WWII she lived in Berlin, Germany. During the war she was deported with Transport from Berlin to Kowno on 17/11/1941. Marg...

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Dr. Zlata Trapido (c.1912 - c.1941)

Trapida Zlata Zlata Trapida was born to Bluma and Noach. She was a dentist and married. Prior to WWII she lived in Kowno, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kowno, Lithuania. Zlata perished in ...

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Gerhard Knopfmacher (1924 - 1941)

Gerhard Knopfmacher was born in Schwiebus in 1924. Prior to WWII he lived in Berlin, Germany. During the war he was deported with Transport from Berlin to Kowno on 17/11/1941. Gerhard perished in Kowno...

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Siegbert Knopfmacher (1889 - 1941)

Siegberth Knopfmacher was born in Birnbaum (modern-day Międzychód, Poland) in 1889. Prior to WWII he lived in Berlin, Germany. During the war he was deported with Transport from Berlin to...

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Rabbi Yosi (Yosef) Sher (b. - c.1941)

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Chaya Miriam Miriam Shulman (c.1905 - d.)

Shulman Family ( of Slabodka) My husband and I would often meet Rabbi Natan Shulman and his gracious wife; Lea (the daughter of Rav Yechiel Sclessinger) , during their stay in Los Angeles. Every wint...

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Phillip Blumenthal (1862 - 1942)

Phillip BLUMENTHAL died in Ghetto Kovno and was buried in a numbered grave in the cemetery

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Paya Blumental (1900 - 1943)

Paya Blumenthal nee Klis was born in Kaunas, Lithuania in 1900. She was a housewife and married to Yehuda. Prior to WWII she lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kaunas, Lithuania. Pay...

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Dr. Julius Yehuda Blumental (1899 - 1941)

Dr. Julius Blumenthal was born in Papile, Lithuania in 1899 to Hirsh. He was a physician and married to Paya nee Klis. Prior to WWII he lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kaunas, Lith...

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Perela Gerstein (1929 - 1945)

Perela Gerstein was born in Kaunas, Lithuania in 1929 to Liowa and Maroussia Blumenthal. She was a pupil and a child. Prior to WWII she lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war was in Kaunas, Lit...

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Gitele Gricmacher (1942 - c.1943)

Getele Gricmacher was born in Kaunas, Lithuania in 1942 to Itzik and Zelda. Prior to WWII she lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kaunas, Ghetto. Getele was murdered/perished in the S...

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Yitzhak Gricmacher (deceased)

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Zelda Regev Gricmacher (c.1916 - d.)

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Mendel ( Mende) Kapit (1913 - c.1943)

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Cipe ( Tzipa) Kapit (1891 - 1943)

Cipe Kapit was born in Wilkowyszki, Lithuania in 1891 to Khaia. Prior to WWII she lived in Kowna, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kowna, Ghetto. Cipe was murdered/perished in the Shoah. This infor...

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Leah Barski (deceased)

Lea Barski born in Kovno in 1932 now lives in New York

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Hinda Menkevic (1926 - 1941)

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Avigdor Menkevic (1938 - 1941)

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Mine Mankevic (c.1908 - d.)

Myna Menkewic nee Cuk was born in Telsiai in 1908 to Szmuel. She was a housewife and married to Simche. Prior to WWII she lived in Rowne, Poland. During the war she was in Rowne, Poland. Myna was murde...

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Rabbi Simcha Zisl Menkevic (1899 - 1941)

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Rachel Kahana Shapira (c.1875 - c.1943)

Shapiro RakhelRakhel Shapiro nee Perlman was born in Minsk, Russia ( now Belarus) . She was a rabbi's wife and married. Prior to WWII she lived in Kowno, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kowno, Lit...

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Prof. Chaim Nachman Shapira HY"D (c.1900 - 1942)

Performances were given in the ghetto'sPolice House, the former building of the Slobodka Yeshiva during the Shoah. They werecoordinated by the ghetto's director of education and culture, thenoted lingu...

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Sholom Kapit (1889 - 1944)

Shalom Kapit was born in 1889 to Ester. Prior to WWII he lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kaunas, Ghetto. Shalom was murdered in the Shoah. This information is based on a Page of Te...

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Joseph Kapit (1923 - d.)

Yosef Kapit was born in Kaunas in 1923 to Shmuel and Donia. Prior to WWII he lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kaunas, Ghetto. Yosef was murdered in Kaunas, Ghetto. This information ...

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Kunia Kapit (b. - 1944)

Kunia Kapit nee Rakovski was born in Vilkija, Lithuania to Bentzion. Prior to WWII she lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kaunas, Ghetto. Kunia was murdered/perished in the Shoah. Th...

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Samuel Kapit (b. - 1944)

Shmuel Kapit was born in Petrasiunai to Leib. Prior to WWII he lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kaunas, Ghetto. Shmuel was murdered in the Shoah. This information is based on a Page...

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Esther (Essia) BLUMENTHAL (1909 - 1945)

Esther Blumenthal nee Zandler was born in Kaunas, Lithuania in 1909 to Rafael and Charna. She was a housewife and married to Theodor. Prior to WWII she lived in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the war she wa...

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Rachel (Lala) BLUMENTHAL (1931 - d.)

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Theodore (Teddy) Blumenthal (1892 - 1981)

Theodore (Teddy) BLUMENTHAL (1892-1981). His wife Esther (Essia) SANDLER died of typhus in Stutthof in Feb 1945

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Miriam "Marussia" Marsha Gerstein (1898 - 1943)

Marussia Blumenthal Gerstein was the granddaughter of Yakov Zundel Kamber of Raseinei who was the brother of my great-grandmother Rochel Leah Kamber. The family tree of the Kamber family was put ...

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Ester Gerstein (1905 - 1941)

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Nachum Meir Gerstein (1907 - 1941)

Gerstein Nachum Meir Nachum Gerstein was born in Kaunas, Lithuania in 1909 to Yitzkhak Yaakov and Khana Ester. He was a merchant and married to Ester nee Mishkovski born c 1913. Prior to WWII he live...

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Zvi Shershevsky (c.1930 - 1944)

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Mooki Menachem Shershevsky (c.1931 - 1944)

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Prof. Eugenia Chiena Shere Shershevski (1902 - 1988)

Name: Eugenia S. Shere SSN: 010-30-4593 Last Residence: 873 (U.S. Consulate) Tel Aviv, Israel Born: 10 Sep 1905 ( in paper from Lithuania she was born in 1902) Died: 29 Jul 1988 S...

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Dr. Yeta Ada Levitan (1901 - 1977)

doctor Eta/Yeta Ada Internal Passport of 28 Dec 1927 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Kaunas ----------------------------------------------------...

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Dr. Lova Gerstein (1893 - 1944)

Dr. Leon Liowa Gerstein was born in Vilna, Poland in 1891 to Gershon and Miriam. He was a physician and married to Miriam nee Blumental. Prior to WWII he lived in kovno. During the war was in kovno...

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Nachum Levitan (1900 - 1972)

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Arieh Elkes (b. - 1941)

Hannah and brother Arieh Elkes were among the 1500 Jews massacred by the Nazis on the Ninth Fort, one of the ring of fortresses surrouding Kovno, on that one day. Information provided by family membe...

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Hannah Elkes (b. - 1941)

Hannah and brother Arieh Elkes were among the 1500 Jews massacred by the Nazis on the Ninth Fort, one of the ring of fortresses surrouding Kovno, on that one day. d. Oct 4, 1941 Information provided ...

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Dr. Elkhanan Elkes MP (1879 - 1944)

Dr Elchanan Elkes was a doctor, a leading Zionist , and appointed the Chairman of the Jewish Council in Kovno on 5 August 1941. One of the three lawyers who helped Dr Elkes in his work recalled, " Neve...

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Siegfried Bittmann (1875 - 1941)

DOW: First Name Siegfried - Last Name Bittmann Date of Birth 10.10.1875 Place of Birth Wien Residence Wien 20, Raffaelgasse 1a Date of death 29.11.1941 Place of death Kowno Deportatio...

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Josefine (Perl) Bittmann (1881 - 1941)

DOW: First Name Josefine - Last Name Bittmann Date of Birth 10.10.1881 Residence Wien 20, Raffaelgasse 1a/7 Date of death 29.11.1941 Place of death Kowno Deportation Wien/Kowno 23.11.1941

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Margarethe (Grete) Seidler (1888 - 1941)

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Rudolf Seidler (1881 - 1941)

Dokumentationsarchiv des österreichischen Widerstandes First Name Rudolf Last Name Seidler Date of Birth 10.03.1881 Place of Birth Wien Residence Wien 20, Raffaelgasse 1a/13 Date o...

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Naftali Bienes Wasserman (1915 - 1941)

Rabbi Naftali Wasserman was born in Briski to Elchanan and Michla. He was married to Miriam nee Rabinowitz. Prior to WWII he lived in Telz, Lithuania. During the war he was in Telz, Lithuania.Rabbi Was...

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Salomon (Sally) Burstein (1894 - 1944)

Sally Burstein was born in Germany in 1895. He was a physician and married to Hilda. Prior to WWII he lived in Memel, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kowno, Lithuania. Sally perished in 1944 in the...

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Petras Baublis, Dr (b. - c.1941)

Dr Petras Baublis was head of the Infants' House in Kovno. It is not certain that he is deceased. He was not Jewish. He risked his own life and the safety of his family by offering to smuggle Jewish ...

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Wife Kagan (deceased)

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Child Kagan (b. - 1941)

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Child Kagan Kagan (b. - 1941)

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Yankel Kagan (b. - 1941)

Yankel Kagan was a saddle maker and had two children. German officers selected Jews from a long line, of either left or right. Yankel Kagan and his two children went to the right, to death. His bro...

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Elisser Mishelevski (b. - 1941)

Member of theJewish Council in Kleck. Shot on 31 October 1941, with his brother Lipe. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 229

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Grandmother Elyashiv Profile Place Holder (b. - 1941)

Grandmother Elyashiv was sent to the right hand queue, to be gassed in Kovno. She was watched by her 11 year old grand daughter Vera. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 225

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Grandfather Elyashiv Profile Place Holder (b. - 1941)

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Husband Klompul (b. - 1941)

Rachel Klompul and her husband had two daughters, Leah and Gita. Rachel and Gita were Kovno Jews seized in the streets and taken to the synagogue for three days while graves were dug for them on the ...

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Gita Klompul (b. - 1941)

Rachel Klompul was the mother of Leah and Gita Klompul. She and Gita were Kovno Jews seized in the streets and taken to the synagogue for three days while graves were dug for them on the football fie...

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Rachel Klompul (b. - 1941)

Rachel Klompul had two daughters, Leah and Gita. Rachel and Gita were Kovno Jews seized in the streets and taken to the synagogue for three days while graves were dug for them on the football field. ...

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Ita Bela Pesin (1885 - c.1942)

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Rabbi Ephraim Oshry (1914 - 2003)

Responsa From the Holocaustby Ephraim Oshry | April 1, 2013 in HistoryRabbi Ephraim Oshry served as the spiritual leader of the Kovno Ghetto during the Holocaust. Highly regarded as a scholar, he was ...

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Rabbi Avraham Duber Kahana Shapira (1870 - 1943)

מתוך ויקיפדיה, האנציקלופדיה ...

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Rachel Wasserman (b. - 1942)

Rochel Wasserman nee Marken was born in Leipzig. She was married. Prior to WWII she lived in Telschi, Lithuania. During the war she was in Telschi, Lithuania. Rochel was murdered in Kovno, Ghetto. This...

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Mina Iwensky (1906 - 1941)

Mina Iwensky nee Abramowitz was born in Beisogala in 1905. She was married to Moses. Prior to WWII she lived in Jonava, Lithuania. During the war she was in Lithuania. Mina perished in 1941 in Kaunas, ...

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Chaim Trapido (b. - 1944)

Chaim Trapida was born to Bluma and Noach. He was a lawyer and married. Prior to WWII he lived in Kowno, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kowno, Lithuania. Chain perished in the Shoah at the age of ...

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Dr. Binyamin Ellert (1909 - 1944)

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Albert Kissinger (1931 - 1941)

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Rachel Slomiansky (c.1873 - 1943)

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Babette Barbara Wambold (1874 - 1941)

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Cilia (Tsipa Liba) Rest (1903 - 1942)

Cilia Rest nee Dorfan was born in Russia (USSR) in 1904 to Mendel and Mirjam. She was married to Leizer. Prior to WWII she lived in Plunge, Lithuania. During the war she was in Kowna, Lithuania. Cilia ...

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Max (Moritz) Zeller (1883 - 1941)

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Chaim Katz (1870 - 1943)

Chaim had a farm in Verzbelove, Lituania. With his wife Rachel, they had 10 children

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Yehuda Leib Wasserman (1915 - 1941)

Leyb Wasserman was born in Radun to Elchon and Michla. He was married to Rochl nee Markeninya. Prior to WWII he lived in Telz, Lithuania. During the war he was in Telz, Lithuania. Leyb perished in Kovn...

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Moshe Chudanovski (c.1873 - 1941)

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Dvora Chudanovski (c.1874 - d.)

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Minna Schuster (1882 - 1941)

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Julius Kissinger (1894 - 1941)

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Rochel Leah Komod (c.1866 - c.1942)

Rochel died in the Holocaust

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Dorothea (Dora) Oppenheimer (1890 - 1941)

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Siegfried Regensburger (1896 - 1941)

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Lotte Japha (1903 - 1941)

Nurse. = Krankenschwester.

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Julius Weis (1883 - 1941)

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Emma Schuster (1879 - 1941)

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Jenny Schuster (1908 - 1941)

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Moshe Ulman (1927 - 1944)

Moshe Ulman was born in Kovno in 1927 to Berl. He was a pupil and a teenager. Prior to WWII he lived in Kovno, Lithuania. During the war he was in Kovno, Lithuania. Moshe perished in 1944 in Kovno, Ghe...

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Manfred Kissinger (1932 - 1941)

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Adolf Heinemann (1873 - 1941)

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Rene (Reni) Zeller (1927 - 1941)

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Rachel Liba Mankevitz (1870 - 1941)

Menkevitz Rachel Rachel Menkevitz nee Levinta was born in Slowita in 1870 to Alezer and Ryvka. She was a housewife and married. Prior to WWII she lived in Kowna, Lithuania. During the war she was...

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Rav Elhanan Bunim Wasserman (1875 - 1941)

very interesting site about Birzei by Gordon Levitan - to wikipedia:Hebrew - -

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