Old cemetery of Lazdijai Jews

The cemetery is located in the northern part of the town, 65-75 m west of the Lazdija river, on a low hill. The cemetery is fenced. Part of a stone fence with fragments of the gate to the cemetery has been preserved. The cemetery was buried until September 1941, when the Jewish community of Lazdijai was annihilated in the Katkiškė village, together with the other Jews of Lazdijai County.Information and photos from the website of the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture www.kpd.lt ; the Register of Real Cultural Properties www.kvr.kpd.lt, unique code 20816