Friday 16 December 2016


A. YUDES (1892-1943)
            He was born in Dvinsk (Daugavpils), Latvia.  He published in Dos folk (The people), later in Frimorgn (Morning), a daily newspaper in Riga, humorous sketches entitled “Breklekh” (Scraps).  During the Nazi occupation, he was confined in the Rezhitse (Rēzekne) ghetto, and he was murdered in a massacre committed there.

Source: A Riger, in Almanakh fun riger relif (Almanac of Riga assistance) 3 (New York, 1948), p. 9.
Khayim Leyb Fuks

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