Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Hesel Hesel Gorchakoff

יהושע העסיל ב"ר חיים לייב

Rav, Chevre Anshei Zedek, East New York, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Wed. September 1, 1943 - Elul 1 5703
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Cemetery Details
121-83 Springfield Boulevard
Springfield Gardens , NY 11413
United States

Phone: 718-528-1700
Contact: Carl Schramm


Cemetery Map:

Notes: Cemetery gates are open Sunday – Friday 8:30AM – 4:30PM, always check their website for holiday schedule.

Directions to Kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Block: 77 Row: 008L Grave: 13, Society Name: CONG. MEN OF JUSTICE

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: RABBI H. GORCHIKOFF

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Hessel Gorchakoff (presumed), protesting Hitler’s YM’S aggregation and murder of German Jews, Credit: IFJCAH

Photo Caption Rav Hessel Gorchakoff (unconfirmed), Credit: MCA 

Photo Caption: Chevre Anshei Zedek and Talmud Torah Anshei Zedek of East New York located at 308–310 Atkins Avenue, c.1940, Credit: NYC

Photo Caption: The building as it stands today (2021), Credit: Google

Source: Eisenstadt

Source: The Morning Journal

Source: Needed

Source: Needed 

Credit: MWincott

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