Rabbi Moshe Reuvain Yoelson
משה ראובן ב"ר מאיר
Date of Death:
Sun. December 23, 1945 -
Teves 19 5706
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Directions to Kever: Ohav Shalom The National Synagogue Cemetery in Washington DC maintains computerized records and will provide assistance upon request. When planning to visit the cemetery, please call John Shackelford, Cemetery Supervisor, at (202) 372-7100. When using a GPS use 3237 15th Place as the street address. Location: Section A, Lot 6
Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Rav, Washington, DC
Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson, Credit: Prints and Photos Division of the Library of Congress
Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson, Credit: Needed
Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Yoelson along with Rav Avroham Yitzchok Kook and Rav Gedalia Silverstone (without a hat) longtime rav of Washington DC, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Rav Yoelson lived in Srednik, Lithuania prior to arriving in New York City before moving to Washington, DC. Among his 5 children Al Joelson was a famous movie star and entertainer. Another son Harry was an entertainer as well.
It should be noted that Rav Silverstone passed in 1944 on a visit to Israel and was intered on the Mount of Olives.
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