Krinčinas

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Krinčinas
Town
Skyline of Krinčinas
Official seal of Krinčinas
Seal
Krinčinas is located in Lithuania
Krinčinas
Krinčinas
Coordinates: 56°5′0″N 24°31′30″E / 56.08333°N 24.52500°E / 56.08333; 24.52500
Country  Lithuania
County Panevezys County flag.png Panevėžys County
Population (2001)
 • Total 527
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Krinčinas is a small town in Panevėžys County, in northeastern Lithuania. According to the 2001 census, the town has a population of 527 people.[1]

History[edit]

On July 26, 1941, 21 Krincinas Jews were massacred in a mass execution perpetrated by Germans in the Zideiko Forest in Pasvalys.[2]

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