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Church in Adutiškis
Church in Adutiškis
Coat of arms of Adutiškis
Coat of arms
Adutiškis is located in Lithuania
Location of Adutiškis
Coordinates: 55°09′20″N 26°35′10″E / 55.15556°N 26.58611°E / 55.15556; 26.58611Coordinates: 55°09′20″N 26°35′10″E / 55.15556°N 26.58611°E / 55.15556; 26.58611
Country Lithuania
Ethnographic regionAukštaitija
CountyVilnius County flag.svg Vilnius County
MunicipalityŠvenčionys district municipality
EldershipAdutiškis eldership
 • Total689
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Adutiškis [aˈdʊtʲɪʃkɪs] (Polish: Hoduciszki[1], Belarusian: Гадуцішкі) is a town in Švenčionys district municipality, in Vilnius County, in northeast Lithuania. According to the 2011 census, the town has a population of 689 people.[2] The town is located near Kamaja river, and at the border with Belarus.


In autumn of 1941, the Jews from the town were taken to the Švenčionėliai military training ground and executed along with other Jews of the Švenčionys district.[3] This crime was perpetrated by an Einsatzgruppen of Adutiškis policemen.


  1. ^ "List of localities in the Republic of Poland. Wilno Voivodeship". GUS. 1938.: 46. Cite journal requires |journal= (help) [1]
  2. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 4, 2017.
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