Thursday, 5 July 2018


ABE PASVEL (b. 1907)
            He was born in Vilna and lived there until WWII.  He was a reporter and reviewer for the Vilna press: Ovnt-kuryer (Evening courier) and Radyo (Radio).  After the war, in 1947 he was among the Holocaust survivors in Munich, Germany.  He was a member there of the Jewish journalists’ association and co-editor of Dos vort (The word) and Bafrayung (Liberation).  He was last living in the state of Israel.

Source: Shmerke Katsherginski, in Shmerke katsherginski-ondenk-bukh (Memorial volume for Shmerke Katsherginski) (Buenos Aires, 1955), p. 430.
Yankev Kahan

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