Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Yitzchok Schmidman

Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Torahs Chaim East New York

Date of Death: Fri. March 4, 2022 -

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Cemetery Details

Jerusalem , Israel



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Directions to Kever: Har HaMenuchos Cemetery - Jerusalem, Israel. Location: Section: Needed

Biographical Notes:

Bio Information:
Yeshiva Toras Chaim was founded in 1936 in the East New York section of Brooklyn by Rabbi Isaac Schmisman. Among it fore famous students were Rav Aaron Schecter of Chaim Berlin and Rav Shlomo Freifeld of Sha’ar Yoshev. Rav Binyamin Kamenetzky tought there for many year. The Yeshiva eventually relocated to Hewlett and was renamed Yeshiva Toras Chaim Bais Binyamin of South Shore. Another noted rebbe was, Rabbi Avroham Yehuda Kaplan, (his daughter Shelia married Rav Reuvain Feinstein).

Photo Caption: Yeshiva Toras Chaim, 619 Belmont Ave, East New York, Brooklyn c.1940, Credit: Needed

Photo Caption: The building as it stands today d. 2021, Credit: Google

Photo Caption: 1936 Rabbinacal Staff, Rabbi Schmidman is seated at the center of the table, Credit: Needed / Zevi Isseroff

Photo Caption: c.1936, Credit: Needed

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