Regional Interest Group:
Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinators:

Jan Stangl.

Neu-Sarata, Bessarabia


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Kahul
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1889
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: A-7 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Neu-Sarata
  • German Name: Neu-Sarata
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:

Formed by settlers from Neu-Elft, Brienne, Kulm and Leipzig. One family came from Sarata. The village was named not after the mother village of Sarata, but rather after the Sarata Creek which ran through the region.

Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern, village history (pp.160), list of MIA/deaths in WWI/II pp. 290-291.

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