HYMAN Y. KASTREL (1890-February 25, 1956)
He was a journalist, one of the founders and a contributor to the daily newspaper Frayhayt (Freedom) in New York. Over the years 1933-1935, he edited the monthly Funken (Sparks). He was frequently selected by the Communist Party as a candidate for political office. He died in New York.
Sources: Morgn frayhayt (New York) (October 27, 1934; February 27, 1956); Yeshurin archive, YIVO (New York).