GERSHON RITVAS (b. December 25, 1916)
He was a Communist, born in Saratov, Russia. Until WWII he lived in Koshedar (Kaišiadorys), Lithuania. He was chief of a resistance battalion in France. He described his partisan battles in Russia and later in France in a volume entitled A yid in a natsishn uniform (A Jew in a Nazi uniform) (Paris, 1971), 320 pp.
Source: Borvin Frenkel, in Unzer shtime (Paris) (November 15, 1971).
Dr. Noyekh Gris