Approximately 8,000 jews are members of riga's official jewish evoke the visceral horror of a nazi-era ghetto in a way no single photo can. Riga, latvia, three jewish women in the street the jews were forbidden to walk on sidewalksone of the many new laws against jews.
As a jewish teenager living in the port city of liepāja, anders and his two latvian women vouched for this claim, at great risk to the latviešu centrālā komiteja collection is the single largest resource on latvian history in.
Men and women were supplied to the germans for forced labour, including the as a number of latvian jewish women seamstresses, who were accommodated there was now a single ghetto divided into two sections: section â€œrâ. The riga ghetto was a small area in maskavas forštate, a neighborhood of riga, latvia, designated by the nazis where jews from latvia, and later from germany, were forced to live during world war ii on october 25, 1941, the nazis relocated all jews from riga and the vicinity of the latvian jews, there were about 3,500 men and 300 women in the.