He was a publisher. He wrote feature pieces for Vilner tog (Vilna day). Under the Nazis he worked in the village camp of Reshe (Riešė, Rzesza), near Vilna. With the liquidation of the Vilna ghetto, he was dispatched to Austria and murdered there. He was known by the name Nosn Sheyner. Further details remain unknown.
Source: Sh. Katsherginski, in Khurbn vilne (The Holocaust in Vilna) (New York, 1947), p. 197.