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Rabbi Meir Greenwald

July 7th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Moreh Dasrah, Shlomei Emunei U’Mahazikei Torah, Toronto
d. 28 Elul, 1965 (5725)
The Rav grandfather was the Arugas Habosem, his father Rav Avroham Yosef was his oldest son.
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7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 asher // Jul 7, 2010 at 2:54 pm

    Was he a nephew of the Tzelimer Rav z”l.
    David, you really travel around allot.

  • 2 curios // Jul 7, 2010 at 3:02 pm

    Yes. The Tzelimer zatz”l was the youngest son of the Arugas Habosem.

  • 3 YD Miller // Jul 8, 2010 at 11:21 am

    In his first marriage he married the daughter of Reb Moshe Teitelbaum of Tech who was a grandchild of the Yetev Lev through his son Reb Eli Betzalel of Tech, thats why he was the Tech rav in Hungary pre-war, he lost his wife and kids during WWII and remarried.

    The Skulener Rebbe’s son of Montreal is his SIL.

  • 4 curios // Jul 11, 2010 at 1:30 pm

    Asher, see here:

  • 5 Farshlufen // Jul 18, 2011 at 9:17 am

    OCTOBER 1, 1965
    Rabbi Meir Grunwald, Known As Tetcher Rebbe, Dies in Toronto; Was 56
    TORONTO, Sep. 30 (JTA) –
    Rabbi Meir Grunwald, the Tetcher Rebbe, died here of a heart attack at the age of 56 on the eve of Rosh Hashanah.
    He settled in Toronto after World War II and established the Shlomei Emunei Yisroel Yeshiva which recently moved from downtown Toronto to a new building in the suburbs. A native of Hungary, he was deported by the Nazis to occupied Byelorussia to do forced labor.

  • 6 Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum // Aug 19, 2013 at 1:57 pm

    Another son in law is Rabbi Yaakov Yechezkel Greenwald, Pupa Rebbe in Williamsburg.

  • 7 Farshlufen // Oct 7, 2015 at 5:37 pm

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