GERSHON SHAPIRO (1886-January 5, 1962)
He was born in Shklov (Szkłów), Byelorussia. From the 1920s he was living in Berlin and from 1933 in Paris. He was a territorialist. He was editor and publisher of the quarterly Frayland (Freeland) (1952-1961). He also wrote sketches about life in Szkłów from times past. He died in Paris.
Source: Mikhl Astur, in Afn shvel (New York) (March 2, 1962).