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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 region Aukštaitija
County Vilnius County
Municipality Švenčionys district municipality
Eldership Adutiškis eldership
Population (2011)
 • Total 689
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Adutiškis [aˈdʊtʲɪʃkɪs] (Polish: Hoduciszki[1]) 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 perpatrated by an Einsatzgruppen of Adutiškis policemen.


  1. ^ "Republic of Poland". GUS. 1938.: 46.  [1]
  2. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 4, 2017. 
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