Thursday 15 November 2018


TUVYE FEDER (1906-1942)
            He was born in Shtertsev (Szczerców), Piotrków district, Poland.  Until age fifteen he studied in religious elementary school, later becoming a boot-stitcher.  He published poems and stories in: Nayer folksblat (New people’s newspaper) in Lodz; and Zalbe akht (Group of eight [the other seven were: Y. Lerner, R. Kramf, Kh. Yablonke, M. Vaynshteyn, M. Halperin, M. Shiminski, and Y. Perlov]) (March 1932), among others, in Warsaw.  During WWII, he was confined in the Piotrków ghetto, and from there he was deported to Auschwitz and murdered.

Source: Yankev Pat, in Vokhnshrift far literatur (Warsaw) (April 8, 1932).
Khayim Leyb Fuks

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