BEN-YOSEF (DOV PASOVSKI) (b. 1909)
He was born in Slonim, Poland [now, Belarus], son of the cantor Yosef Pasovski. He was active in the Zionist socialist youth organization, a member of the editorial board of Shedletser vokhnblat (Siedlce weekly news), and a contributor to Bafrayungs arbeter shtime (Voice of liberated laborers) and Undzer frayhayt (Our freedom). From 1933 he was living in Palestine, one of the former commanders of Haganah in Jerusalem, a former official in the Ministry of Security, and an employee of the businessmen’s association of Tel Aviv. He worked in the Hebrew press.