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Portrait of Eliyahu Berkowicz in the forest near Eisiskes.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 39300

Portrait of Eliyahu Berkowicz in the forest near Eisiskes.

Eliyahu Berkowicz, the youngest of the six brothers, was denied a certificate to immigrate to Palestine, where he hoped to join his brothers. He was killed by the Germans during the September 1941 mass shooting action in Eisiskes.

Photographer
Ben-Zion Szrejder
Date
1941
Variant Locale
Eishyshok
Eshishuk
Eyshishkes
Ejszyszki
Eishishkes
Lithuania
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The Shtetl Foundation
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Record last modified: 2008-12-15 00:00:00
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