Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Komrat Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Komrat Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Komrat Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Gagauzia
Settlement:
Gagauzia
Site Address:
The cemetery is located between R35 and Comratskogo Vosstania Street.
GPS coordinates:
46.29466, 28.67806
Perimeter length:
108 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery is surrounded by a 1.5 metre tall metal fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones:
Around 50
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1940
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2005
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Traces of Vandalism:
Yes. Broken tombstones.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The cemetery was most likely founded in the beginning of the 20th of century. According to epigraphic data, it already existed by the 1940s. The cemetery is still in use. In 2015, it was restored by Yefim Kogan of JewishGen.