Taurage county

PLACE COORDINATES MURDER SITE EVENT
Taurage, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania link
Kvėdarna, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.33544 21.59558 Jewish cemetery 14 Jews of Kvėdarna, old and disabled eople, were shot at the Kvėdarna Jewish cemetery, The date of this murder operation is not known. A Jewish woman was also shot on the street in Kvėdarna.
Šilalė, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.29155 22.10350 Jewish cemetery In early July 1941 135 Jewish men of Šilalė were shot at the Jewish cemetry by members of the Lithuanian Activists' Front from Šilalė, headed by Sungalia, and members of the Gestapo.
Zemaiciu Naumiestis, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania
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Brick factory On May 15, 1942 300 Jewish women and children from Zemaiciu Naumiestis were shot to death by Germans near a brick factory on the outskirts of the city.
Vainutas, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.21793 21.45496 Forest clearing near Šiaudviečiai village In July 1941 25 Jews from Vainutas, together with 220 Jews from Žemaičių Naumiestis, were shotin a forest clearing near Šiaudvyčiai village.
Zemaiciu Naumiestis, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.21793 21.45496 Forest clearing Šiaudviečiai village In July 1941 220 Jewish men, together with Jews from Vainatus, were shot in a forest clearing near Šiaudvyčiai village.
Batakiai, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.22394 22.31933 Forest near Gryblaukis village In late August - early September 1941 between 500 and 1,800 Jewish women and children from Skaudvilė, Tauragė, Eržvilkas, Upyna, and other places in the district, were shot in the swamps of the forest near Gryblaukis village by border police from Laugszargen headed by Schwarz and by Lithuanian auxiliary policemen.
Upyna, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.26742 22.27348 Jewish cemetery On July 22, 1941 70-100 Jewish men from Upyna were shot at the Jewish cemetery of Upyna south of Petkalnis village. The women and the children were shot, together with Jews from Batakiai and other places, in the forest near the village of Gryblaukis.
Švekšna, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.31343 21.37339 Old Jewish cemetery At the end of June or in July 1941 at least 20 Jews from Švekšna were murdered at the old Jewish cemetery by border police from Memel or members of the Gestapo Tilsit head by Böhme
Skaudvilė, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania Pužai village vicinity In late June or on July 21, 1941 Jewish men of Skaudvilė were shot near Pužai village. The women, children and old people were shot later, together with Jews from Batakiai and other places, in the forest near the village of Gryblaukis by members of the Gestapo Tilsit.
Šilalė, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.3128 22.15524 Tūbinės Forest In September 1941 an unknown number of Jewish women and children from Šilalė were shot in the Tūbinės Forest by police and auxiliary police from Laukuva, Kvėdarna, Šilalė, and other rural districts;the operation was apparently supervised by the police chief of the Šilalė rural district - Mintautas.
Švekšna, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania 55.28509 21.34039 Veiviržėnai village In July 1941 50 Jews from Veiviržėnai and Švekšna were shot in Veiviržėnai by border police from Memel headed by Frohmann
Taurage, Taurage County, <>, Lithuania link Vižbutai village