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Rabbi Menachem Nachum Feldman

מנחם נחום ב"ר חיים צבי

Chief Rabbi, Omaha, Nebraska

Date of Death: Mon. October 25, 1965 - Tishrei 29 5726



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Tags: Chicago, IL · Illinois · Nebraska · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

Rabbi Tzvi Hirsh Grodzensky

צבי הירש ב"ר מאיר

Chief Rabb, Omaha, Nebraska

Date of Death: Wed. December 31, 1947 - Teves 18 5708


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Photo Caption:Rav Tzvi Hirsh Grodzensky while a still a young rabbi in Europe, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

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Photo Caption:Rav Tzvi Hirsh Grodzensky, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:
Rav Grodzensky, a leading member of the Agudath HaRabonim was the chavrusa (study partner) of Rav Chaim Ozer Grodzensky, his second cousin. It is reported that Rav Yitzchok Zev Soloveitchik, the Brisker Rav once commented that had Rav Tzvi Hirsh stayed in Europe he would have been just as famous as his younger cousin.

In memoriam:
Hrav Chaim Ozer Grodzinski (August 9, 1940 -5 Av 5700)


Photo Credit: IFJCAH



Photo Caption: New Cemetery in Vilna (Vilnius), Lithuania, Credit: Michael, Elias, Kew Gardens, NY


Credit: Moti, EY


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Nebraska

Rabbi Yechiel Michael Somit

יחיאל מיכל ב"ר ישראל

Rav, Omaha, Nebraska

Date of Death: Tue. July 21, 1953 - Av Av 5713
Tisha B'Av



Photo Caption: Rabbi Yechiel Michael Somit

Photo Caption: The Rav’s lineage traced to Rabbi Yekhiel Michel of Zlotshev (Zlotshover Maggid) d. 1786


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Tags: Nebraska · Zlotchov