Mitava

Mitava:

see JelgavaJelgava
, also Yelgava,
Ger. Mitau, city (2011 provisional pop. 59,449), in Latvia, on the Lielupe River. It is a major rail hub and a trade center for grain and timber. The city grew around a fortress established by the Livonian Knights in the 13th cent.
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, Latvia.
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The latter made a forced landing on September 28, 1915, south of Mitava not far from Babit Lake and was then delivered to Lebedev's factory.