Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Tarnow: Jewish Cemetery

A youtube video from imav.tv, Cmentarz Zydowski w Tarnowie, can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlUUrarSOt8
The presenter is Adam Bartosz, Director of the Okregowego Museum in Tarnow.

The presentation is in Polish. Some of the headstones are legible, but many are not. The following names are a few that were filmed or mentioned:

Izrael Goldberg
Adele Menderer (landowner from Zabledza)
Zygus Kucharski
Leyba Halbersztam
Shmuel Padrokshtein (?)
Monek Katz
Benjamin Katz
Szancer: Henryk, Artur, Emil, Gustaw
Gizela Silberman Herzbaum
Tauba Osterweil (nee Hampfl or Hampf [??])
Jukochansz-lawyer
Rabbis: Izrael Rapaport, Abraham Rapaport