Shmuel Berenbaum

Rabbi Berenbaum, Rosh Yeshiva Of Mir, Dies At 86

01/10/2008 - 19:00
Staff Writer
Rabbi Shmuel Berenbaum, who studied at the yeshiva in Mir, a small Polish town before World War II, was part of its international rescue during the Holocaust, and headed a transplanted branch of the school in Brooklyn for nearly six decades, died Jan. 6 of stomach cancer in his Brooklyn home. He was 87.

Rabbi Berenbaum, Rosh Yeshiva Of Mir, Dies At 86

01/08/2008 - 19:00
Staff Writer
Rabbi Shmuel Berenbaum, who studied at the yeshiva in Mir, a small Polish town before World War II, was part of its international rescue during the Holocaust, and headed a transplanted branch of the school in Brooklyn for nearly six decades, died Jan. 6 of stomach cancer in his Brooklyn home. He was 87.
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