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Rabbi Eliyahu Kamenetsky

אליהו ב"ר שמעון

Rev, New York

Date of Death: Sun. December 27, 1992 - Teves 3 5753
Chanukah



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Rabbi Yoel Tzvi Roth

יואל צבי ב"ר יעקב משה

Salka Rav

Date of Death: Mon. April 7, 1958 - Nissan 17 5718



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Rabbi Yechiel Mechel Fried

יחיאל מיכל ב"ר עזר הכהן

Krasna Rav

Date of Death: Sun. February 28, 1993 - Adar 7 5753



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Rabbi Yisroel Chaim Nachfolger

ישראל חיים ב"ר יוסף

Rav, Minneappolis, Minnesota

Date of Death: Thu. December 5, 1957 - Kislev 13 5718


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Photo Caption: Rabbbi Yisroel Chaim Nachfolger, Credit: M.N.

Bio Information:
The Rav who was originally from Krystonopol, Poland (Galicia) was very involved with upholding kashrus standard in Minneapolis. In addition, having lost his entire family (children and grandchildren) to the Nazi beasts  he worked tirelessly convincing parents to send their children to the Talmud Torah instead of public school.


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Rabbi Moshe Besdin (Besdansky)

משה ב"ר אליעזר צבי

Rav, Beth Hamidrash Hagodol of Washington Heights

Date of Death: Sat. April 10, 1982 - Nissan 17 5742
Pesach



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America Archives 


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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Eckstein

מנחם מענדל ב"ר יוסף שלומה

Rav, Congregation Bnei Yaakov, Cleveland, Ohio

Date of Death: Thu. April 11, 1946 - Nissan 10 5706


The Rav, an executive member of the Agudath Harabonim published his Bechi Tamrumim in 1929. Bechi Tamrumim is a collection of eulogies.


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Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein

הילל ב"ר ברוך בענדיט

Krasna Rav

Date of Death: Sun. July 15, 1979 - Tammuz 20 5739


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Photo Caption:  Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives 
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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