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Rabbi Moshe Sobel

November 12th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Rabbi Moshe Sobel

משה ב"ר דוב

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS)

Date of Death: Sun. May 23, 1920 - Sivan 6 5680

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Cemetery Details
8211 Cypress Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
United States

Phone: (718) 366-3748
Fax: (718) 366-8471
Contact: Antonio Jones


Cemetery Map:


Directions to Kever: Union Field Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Path X, Row 71

Biographical Notes:

Rav Sobel was also the Moreh Dasrah of Mesivta Tiferes Jerusalem prior to the arrival of Rav Moshe Feinstein in the late 1930’s. The Rav had a brother in New York, Rav Shmuel Dovid who authored Migdal Dovid on Shir HaShirim (Song of Songs).

Credit: IFJCAH

Tags: New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Rosh Yeshiva · Union Field Cemetery - Queens

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Moshe // Apr 29, 2009 at 9:26 pm

    Rav Shmuel Dovid is buried not far from his brother at Union Field.

  • 2 Dr. Gail Sobel Solomon // Jun 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm

    That is my great grandfather ! My grandfather was Jacob Sobel and my father Stanley Sobel. Moshe is buried with his son who died within days of my great grandfather.

  • 3 Grand Rebbe // Jun 3, 2009 at 2:50 pm

    The Rav passed away a day later (the son Dov was 14), they share a stone.

  • 4 Moh"r Moshe Dov ben mordechai Sobel // Jan 24, 2011 at 2:55 am

    Ihave a deceased relative moh’r moshe dov ben mordechai sobel anyone know more about this man or are you related?

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