Jewish Cemetery of Vestre

Cemetery
SITE OVERVIEW

Mosaisk Vestre Cemetery opened in 1886. The first burial in Mosaisk Vestre Cemetery was the 19. January 1886, and it is still in use.

From October 1943 until May 1945, when the most Danish Jews lived as refugees in Sweden, 26 Jews died in Denmark and they were buried in this cemetery, sometimes with the assistance of vicars from the Danish Lutheran Church.

GENERAL