Sunday 27 July 2014


NOYEKH ALKON (d. 1943)
Born in Kobrin, near Brisk (Brześć) in Lithuania.  He received a Jewish and general education.  He was active in the Zionist movement.  Until 1940 he lived in Brisk.  He was a member of the editorial board of the Zionist weeklies, Brisker vokhnblat (Brisk weekly news) and Kobriner shtime (Voice of Kobrin), 1932-1939, in which he published both articles and fiction.

Source: M. Ginzburg, Entsiklopedya shel galiut, brisk delite (Encyclopedia of the diaspora, Brisk, Lithuania) (Jerusalem, 1954).

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