Glückstal - Bessarabia

The chapter for this village is Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinator: Volunteer Needed


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Soroka
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1929
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: A-1 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Kischinew
  • German Name: Glückstal
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:
  • AKA: Valea Norocului

Original settlers came from Friedenstal, Alt Elft, Annowka, Eigenheim, Gnadenfeld, Paris, and Brienne

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern (page 112)

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