Welcome to Kamiensk,
Also known as: Kaminsk (in Yiddish)
This site was created and donated to JewishGen by Shirley Rotbein Flaum until April 2007.
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Kamiensk is located approximately 59 kilometers or 37 miles south of Lodz. The earliest known Jewish community existed
in the nineteenth century. The Jewish population in
1921 was 856. During World War II, the Jewish cemetery was destroyed. This site is now used for commercial
purposes. The Jewish community
of Kamiensk was not
reestablished. Other Jewish communities in the "Radomsk Region" were
located in Belchatow,
Brzeznica, Gidle (Gidzel), Kleszczow, Piotrkow
Trybunalski, Plawno, Przedborz, Radomsko,
Rozprza, Sulmierzyce, Szczulkow-Podszwierk and Wloszczowa.
The town of Kamiensk is included in the Lodz
Area Research Group. Please visit this site for further information about
researching your Jewish roots in the Lodz region. You are invited to join the
online mailing list.
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No landsmanshaft is listed in Israel for the town of Kamiensk. The Radomsko
landsmanshaft may be contacted at:
Zvi Staub, 21 Hanavi Street,
Visit the Radomsko Yizkor
Book online translation for links to Radomsko landsmanshaften.
Victor Breitburg, Philip Cola-Lejzerowicz, Shirley Rotbein Flaum
This site is dedicated to the memory of the Jews of Kaminsk.
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