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Kavarskas, Lithuania

Alternate names: Kavarskas [Lith], Kovarsk [Rus, Yid], Kowarsk [Pol], Kavarsk, Kovarsko, Kovarskas, Kavarsks

Region: Kovno

  Town District Province Country
Before WWI (c. 1900):   Kovarsk Vilkomir Kovno Russian Empire
Between the wars (c. 1930):   Kavarskas Ukmergė   Lithuania
After WWII (c. 1950):   Kavarskas Soviet Union
Today (c. 2000):   Kavarskas Lithuania
Jewish Population in 1900: 979 (in 1897)
Notes: Russian: Коварск.
12 miles NE of Ukmergė (Vilkomir), 10 miles SW of Anykščiai (Anykst).
Kavarskas, Lithuania: 55°26' N, 24°55' E
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Additional information for Kavarskas:

  • LitvakSIG
  • Pinkas HaKehilot, Lithuania (1996), p. 556: "Kavarskas"

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