Gargzdai (Gorzd), Lithuania

Kovno and its Forts

Karte des Westlichen Russlands, 1914, Sheet 022 (Kowno)

Above map shows Ninth Fort northnorthwest of the city and Seventh Fort northeast of the city.


kovno 1940d

Grossblatt 323

Map from 1940 shows "Slabada" (Slobodka), Yiddish name for Viliampole, later site of Kovno Ghetto

Prussian maps of Kovno, dated 1795 and 1776 at maps4u.lit show "Judenstadt" ("Jewish city") as alternate name for Sloboda

Gargzdai and the Holocaust

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