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|Brief Description||Yitzhak Meskup, a Jewish partisan active in Lithuania.||Similar Items|
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|Period||During World War II||Similar Items|
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Yitzhak Meskup, a Jewish partisan active in Lithuania. He was known as "Adomas."
Meskup was born in 1907. Upon the German invasions he fled to the USSR. In 1942 he headed the first group that parachuted deep into Lithuania. The group was discovered, and Meskup fell in the ensuing battle.