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Winners of a bicycle race sponsored by local Zionist groups, pose with their bicycles next to a road sign in the village of Skidel.
Among those pictured is Shabbtai (Shepske) Sonenson (third from the left), who represented the Betar organization in Eisiskes. Shepske was killed by the Germans during the September 1941 mass shooting action in Eisiskes.
Date: Jul 29, 1939
Locale: Skidel, [Belarus; Grodno] Poland
Credit: The Shtetl Foundation
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Rabbi Moishe Stohl and Leibe Robinovich in front

The Tabolski stone was found by Ilya (the man Linda Hugle met in Skidel in 1996) sometime after our visit and he consulted with the synagogue in Grodno for instructions on how to erect and honor it.

Yitzhok Stohl


Skidel Wooden Synagogue

Skidel Talmud Torah School 1930

Skidel Yeshiva

Skidel Youth 1934

Skidel Postal Card - Front

Skidel Postal Card - Reverse



This webpage was created by
Linda Hugle and maintained by her until April 2017.

Compiled by Linda Hugle
Updated  May 2017
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