Virbalis, Lithuania


Jewish Community of Virbaln

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Background Information

Click for Article on Virbalis by Joseph Rosin

English Edited by Fania Hilelson-Jivotovsky

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The original ShtetlLinks site compiled by Joseph Rosin

It was originally created in 1999

Updated by JA June 15, 2009

Copyright © 1999-2009 Joseph Rosin

Webmaster: Joel Alpert

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Coordinates: 54°38' N, 22°49' E

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Virbalis, Lithuania

Virbalis [Lith], Virbaln [Yid], Wierzbołowo [Pol], Wirballen [Ger], Verzhbolovo [Rus], Wierzbolow, Verzhbelov, Verzhbolov, Verbal, Verzhbelova, Virbalin, Virbolin, Vėrbalis

Russian: Вержболово

9 miles W of Vilkaviškis (Wyłkowyszki), 22 miles WNW of Marijampolė, near the modern border with Russian Kaliningrad oblast.

Jewish Population: 1,219 (in 1897), 1,223 (in 1923)


Wierzbołowo, Wyłkowyszki uyezd, Suwałki gubernia, Russian Empire


Virbalis, Vilkaviškis apskritis, Lithuania

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