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Rabbi Yisroel Yosef Horowitz

ישראל יוסף ב"ר אלטר אליעזר

Chief Rabbi, Riglitz

Date of Death: Fri. August 9, 1968 - Av 15 5728
Tu B'Av



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Rabbi Mordechai Aharon Kaplan

Rav, Congregation Nachlas Tzvi, Harlem

Date of Death: Tue. February 20, 1951 - Shevat 23 5701



Photo Caption: (L-R) Rav Mendel Hochstein (white coat), Rav Kapaln, Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Rav Binyamin Levy, Mr. Tzvi Hirsch Manischevitz, c. 1921, Credit: Yitzchok Shteierman, Borough Park, Brooklyn 

Photo Caption: Rav Kaplan, Credit: Yitzchok Shteierman, Borough Park, Brooklyn 

Hapardis obituary for Rav Kapaln:
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Hamodia article on Rav Kapaln:
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Bio Information:
The Rav,  a prominent member of the Agudath Harabonim was also the Moreh Dasrah of Congregation Bnai Yehuda, Brooklyn on 16th Avenue (53rd Street) in Boropark. He was also among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe.


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Rabbi Alexander Ziskind Levine

אלכסנדר זיסקינד ב"ר שמואל יוסף

Baal Doresh Tov L'Amo

Date of Death: Tue. June 17, 1952 - Sivan 23 5712



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