In 1857 Gura Humorului had a Jewish
population of 190 souls. In that year also
the Jewish cemetery was established. That
cemetery was active until 1920.
the "New" cemetery was established right
near the "Old" one, and it is still open
I would welcome any photos of
Gura Humorului Jewish cemetery and
tombstones (with transcripts of the
inscriptions if possible) to use on this
This cemetery (the old and the
new) has about 2060 graves.
beautifully cared for, many in German.
The new part was renovated recently by The
Association of Gura - Humora Jewish
Moses Lecker 1857
Moses Meschulem Schacher 1884 -
soldier from Russia, buried in Gura
Humorului Jewish Cemetery. WWI
The men Moses,That descended to the
grave. Oh, on the break Now absent.
Treads straight, Dour. Plots
This tombstone witness, that here
dwells a young man, 41 years old,
went straight. Leave to sighs … and
went to his world.
If someone will meet you, and
ask you, what this stone is? You
will say! Soldier from Russia found
here a rest. Fell robbed from
vehement enemy…. Indeed his name
in front of GOD he will