Plateliai, Lithuania


Plateliai, Lithuania

Plateliai [Lith], Plotel [Yid], Ploteli [Rus], Płotele [Pol], Platelyay, Platelyai, Platelių Russian: Плотели.

9 miles N of Plungė (Plungian), 17 miles WNW of Telšiai (Telz).

Jewish Population in 1900: 171


Ploteli, Telshi uyezd, Kovno gubernia, Russian Empire


Plateliai, Kretinga apskritis, Lithuania


Yahad interactive map of execution sites of Jewish Holocaust victims, Yahad-In Unum is a French organization conducting research on the Holocaust by bullets throughout Eastern Europe by interviewing eyewitnesses and identifying execution sites. Each village's profile includes video testimonies, archives and photos

Go to: JewishGen Communities Database

Searchable Databases & additional information

  1. Find other researchers for your shtetl by searching JGFF Town Search

  2. Search Yad Vashem

  3. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

  4. Search the Litvak ALD

  5. Check to see if there is a Yizkor book

  6. Check the Cemetery Database

  7. Litvak Portal

  8. LitvakSIG


Other web sites:

Wiesenthal Center


Jewish Community of Plateliai

Coordinates: 56°03' N, 21°49' E

Lithuanian Jews
Litvish Maps
2014 PhotosPhotos_14.html
About Plateliai
Holocaust Atlas
Shtetl Map
Execution SitesYahad.html
Shur VisitShur.html
2016 PhotosPhotos_16.html
Memorial Garden../Plunge/Memorial.html
Bunkos Fund TV../Plunge/Bunka_TV.html
Bunkos FundFund.html
Israeli Ambassador../Plunge/Ambassador.html
elirab KehilaLinks
President’s VisitPresident.html