GERSHON VENGROVSKI (b. June 5, 1917)
He was born in Dlugoshodle (Długosiodło), Poland. He studied in religious elementary school and yeshiva. He survived the ghetto, and later was in a displaced persons’ camp for survivors in Germany. In 1949 he moved to New York and worked in a factory. His work includes: Shtern in der nakht (Stars in the night) (New York, 1980), 314 pp.; these are stories and memoirs of his hometown.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 249.