Wednesday 10 October 2018


BOREKH-ARN FIGLER (b. June 16, 1900)
            The son of Yisroel Halevi Figler, he was born in Bender, Bessarabia.  From 1909 he was living in Canada.  For a time he worked as a teacher in the Montreal Jewish schools, and he contributed to Keneder odler (Canadian eagle) in Montreal.  He published English translations of Y. L. Perets, Sholem Aleichem, and others in Canadian Anglophone Jewish periodicals.  He was the author of several books in English.  He was last living in Montreal, Canada.
Khayim Leyb Fuks

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