Gargzdai (Gorzd), Lithuania

Hindenburgstrasse (WWI era; acquired 1923)

"Greetings from Gorzdy - Hindenburg Street"

Postcard acquired by Dr. Henry Boruchoff and wife Frances on visit to Lithuania in 1923.

Note: The main street to Memel was renamed "Hindenburg Street" during the German occupation of WWI. This view faces east. Building at left is Mayor's Office (see Gorzd Memorial Book, p. 92).

Postcard provided courtesy of S. Arthur Boruchoff, M.D.

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