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Rabbi Yeshaya Tuvia Director

ישעיה טוביה ב"ר אהרן יוסף הלוי

R'M, Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon, Los Angeles

Date of Death: Mon. May 19, 2008 - Iyar 14 5768
Pesach Sheini



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Rabbi Moshe Leib Luski

משה ליב ב"ר רפאל יהודה

Chief Rabbi, Svencion (Švenčionys), Lithuania

Date of Death: Sun. September 7, 1941 - Elul 15 5701



Source: Hapardes

Bio Information:
Rav Luski who passed away a few short months after his arrival in New York was among the prominent rabbanim of Poland.


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Rabbi Moshe Green

משה ב"ר אהרן

Rav, Chevra Bais Aaron Sefard

Date of Death: Sun. August 27, 1933 - Elul 5 5693



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Rabbi Mordechai Menachem Mendel Mintz

מרדכי מנחם מענדל ב"ר אהרן

Avodas Yisroel Sefard Anshei Poland

Date of Death: Wed. July 18, 1934 - Av 6 5694



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Rabbi Mordechai Hirschprung

מרדכי ב"ר זאב

Chief Rabbi, Braddock, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Fri. October 8, 1954 - Tishrei 11 5715


Braddock located in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


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Rabbi Matisyahu Yaakov Laks

מתתיהו יעקב ב"ר אהרן הכהן

Rav, Congregation B'nai Yaakov, Brownsville

Date of Death: Sat. August 6, 1960 - Av 13 5720




Photo Caption: Congregation B’nai Yaakov as it stands today at  2134 Dean Street, Credit: Google

Source: Doros Achronim


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Rabbi Dov Tabenkin

דוב ב"ר שלומה

Rav, Ezras Achim, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Fri. November 24, 1972 - Kisev 18 5733


Tabenkin Dov
Photo Caption: Rav Dov Tabenkin in his tudy, Credit: Shoshana Goldberg, Montreal, Canada 


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Rebbe Mordechai Dovid Frankel

מרדכי דוד ב"ר יהושע העשיל

Premishlaner Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. August 17, 1930 - Av 23 5690



Credit: MCA

Source: MCA

Bio Information: 
The Rebbe came to New York in an attempt to raise much-needed funds for the Premishlaner institutions in Europe and passed away during the trip.


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Rebbe Dovid Twerski

דוד ב"ר יצחק

Skvira Borough Park Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. February 2, 2001 - Shevat 9 5761



Photo Caption: Skvira Borough Park Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twerski, KGH


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Rabbi Yaakov Menachem Sokol

יעקב מנחם ב"ר ברוך מרדכי

Rav, Vernon Avenue Synagogue of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. November 21, 1937 - Chesvan 17 5698


Sokol Yaakov Menachem pic
Photo Caption: Rabbi Yaakov Menachem Sokol along with part of his family c. 1915 in Brisk Poland, left to right daughter Adele Frank who lived in New York, son Nachman who lived in Toronto, Rabbi Sokol, Rebbetzin Gitel Sokol, and a daughter whose name unknown to me. Credit: Reuben Sokol
Sokol Yaakov Menachem pic 2
Photo Caption: Rabbi Yaakov Menachem Sokol c.1930, Credit: Reuben Sokol

Bio Information: 
Rav Sokol a student of Rav Chaim Soloveitchik of Brisk received rabbinical ordination from him. Prior to his moving to New York the Rav stopped in LA where he headed a yeshiva. Of his children two daughters Mindel and Scheindel, and a son Shmuel perished in the Holocaust HY”D.

 


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Rabbi Yitschok Meir Meyerowitch

יצחק מאיר ב"ר יוסף

Chief Rabbi, Tashkent, Russia

Date of Death: Fri. December 18, 1936 - Teves 4 5697


Turkestan is in Uzbekistan


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Rabbi Yitzchok Waltman

יצחק ב"ר אהרן

Rav, Congregation Anshe Knesses Yisroel of Borough Park

Date of Death: Thu. February 11, 1937 - Shevat 30 5697
Rosh Chodesh Adar



Credit: IFJCAH

Bio Information: 
The Rav who hailed from Pinsk wrote Siach Yitzchok (Brooklyn, 1926) a compendium of original thought on the Pentateuch.


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Rebbe Yitzchok Halberstam

יצחק ב"ר משה

Bardiover (Bardejov) Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Sun. September 17, 1944 - Elull 29 5704


Photo Caption: Bardiover Rebbe of New York, Credit: Dave & Sandy

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was a grandson of Rebbe Boruch of Gorlits.


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Rabbi Chaim Aryeh Okrongly Ben Zev

חיים אריה ב"ר זאב דוב

Rav, Chevra Ein Yaakov Anshei Skolya, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. September 21, 1986 - Elul 17 5746




Photo CaptionLRabbi Chaim Aryeh Okrongly Ben Zev, Credit: Yudis Sklare

Bio Information:

Source: Yudis Sklare (daughter)


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Rabbi Nachman Pearlmutter

נחמן ב"ר חנוך העניך

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. November 25, 1926 - Kislev 19 5687



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Rebbe Shalom Langner

שלום ב"ר נחום

Belz Yaraslov Rav of New York

Date of Death: Fri. December 10, 1948 - Kislev 8 5709



Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Jacobowitz

מנחם מענדיל ב"ר משה

Rav, Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Mishnitz

Date of Death: Sat. August 9, 1958 - Av 23 5718



Photo Caption: Rabbi Menachem Mendel Jacobowitz, Credit MCA


Photo Caption: Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Mishnitz located at 726 Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn at it appeared c.1940, Credit: NYC (MCA)


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Rabbi Chaim Eliezer Hauzdorf

חים אליעזר ב"ר עזריאל זעליג

Rav, Harlem, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. March 5, 1934 - Adar 17 5694



Photo Source: The Morning Journal, February 10, 1918, Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Dov Ber Appleman

דוב בער ב"ר אהרן

Rav, Chevra Tehilim Kesser Yisroel of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Thu. November 12, 1964 - Kiselv 7 5725




Photo Caption: Rav Dov Ber Appleman, Credit: Yitzchok Shteierman, Borough Prak, Brooklyn

Photo Caption: Chevra Tehilim Kesser Yisroel located at 248 Thatford Street in Brooklyn, c. 1940, Credit: NYC

Bio Information:
Rav Appleman, who came from Minsk was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington, DC demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe.


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Rabbi Chaim Appleman

חיים ב"ר דוב בער

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. August 14, 1984 - Av 16 5744



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Rebbe Yisroel Unger

ישראל ב"ר שלום דוד

Zabno Rebbe

Date of Death: Sat. November 14, 1936 - Cheshvan 29 5697



Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Shalom Dovid HY”D, Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Avroham Yoseph Appleman

אברהם יוסף ב"ר דוב באר

Rav, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Sat. March 6, 1976 - Adar II 4 5736



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Rabbi Yitzchok Menachem Rottenberg

יצחק מנחם ב"ר ישראל יחיאל

Breslover Mashpia (Leader)

Date of Death: Fri. April 19, 1991 - Iyar 5 5751


Bio Information:
The Rav, a founding member of the Breslover Chassidus here in the United States still remembered Rebbe Avraham b. Rebbe Nachman Chazan of Tulchin (1849-1917) author of Biur HaLikutim. It is reported that Rebbe Avroham would often leave home soon after Shabbos with only a bag of bread and a stack of books, disappearing into the forest for an entire week of study and devotion

In Tribute: 



Photo Caption: Buried not far from the Ohel of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Berdychiv (Ukraine) is the grave of Rebbe Shmerel of Berdychiv (1 Cheshvan, 5671 – 1910) a noted student of Rebbe Avroham Chazan of Tulchin (mentioned above), Credit: IFJCAH


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Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Flanzgraben

יעקב יצחק ב"ר אליעזר

R”M, Yeshiva Rabbeinu Shlomo Kluger

Date of Death: Sun. June 20, 1965 - Sivan 20 5725



Photo Caption: Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Flanzgraben, Credit: N/N

Source: Needed


Photo Caption: The original Yeshiva Rabbeinu Shlomo Kluger building located at 376 E Houston Street in New York City, Credit: NYC / MCA


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Rebbe Moshe Rokeach

משה ב"ר מאיר

Koslover Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Thu. October 8, 1970 - Tishrei 8 5731



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America (MAC)

Photo Caption: The Rebbe is seated at the far left corner (fourth over from Rav Moshe Feinstein), Credit: MAC


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Rebbe Meir Rokeach

מאיר ב"ר אברהם יהושע העשיל

Koslover Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. September 26, 1941 - Tishrei 5 5702



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Rabbi Meir Peretz Levitz

מאיר פרץ ב"ר חיים ירוחם פישל הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Hazelton, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Wed. July 28, 1965 - Tammuz 28 5725



Photo Caption: Rabbi Meir Peretz Levitz, Credit: Dr. Yisrael Levitz

Photo Caption: Rabbi Meir Peretz Levitz, Credit: Dr. Yisrael Levitz

Photo Caption: Rabbi Meir Peretz Levitz, Credit: Lisa Krain

Source:
Dr. Yisrael Levitz


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Rabbi Yaakov Goldman

יעקב ב"ר אברהם משה

Slutsker Maggid (Preacher)

Date of Death: Wed. May 15, 1935 - Iyyar 12 5695



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Rabbi Yaakob Rosenblum

יעקב ב"ר אליהו מאיר

Rav, Congregation Shaaray Tefila , Bronx, NY

Date of Death: Tue. January 8, 1991 - Teves 22 5751


Rav Rosenblum who originated from Lomza studied Radin under Rav Naftoli Trop and later at the yeshiva in Novardok. In 1943, the Rav was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur marched on Washington, DC demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe.


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Rabbi Chananya Lipa Shmuel Geldwerth

חנניה ליפא שמואל ב"ר יעקב

Rav , New York City

Date of Death: Tue. November 15, 1949 - Cheshvan 23 5710



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