Velikiy Berëznyy Family Photographs


~ Velikiy Berëznyy Jewish Family Photographs ~

To be inclusive, we contacted all of the Velikiy Berëznyy researchers with an e-mail address listed in JewishGen (as of 17 June 2011). We asked each person contacted for family photographs or anything else to make the Velikiy Berëznyy shtetl web pages in JewishGen's KehilaLinks more interesting for all current and future researchers. Our sincere appreciation is expressed to all who responded.

Below, you will find photographs of families that once lived in Velikiy Berëznyy. In most cases, the photographs you see survived the Holocaust only because they were mailed to relatives in the United States and elsewhere.

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( * = Murdered in Auschwitz)



~ Velikiy Berëznyy Individual Family Photographs ~

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Kalman EHRENREICH
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of M. Y. EHRENREICH, USA

Henya (née WEISSBERGER)
c. unknown
Photo: Courtesy of M. Y. EHRENREICH, USA

Wife of Kalman EHRENREICH and daughter of Naftli Yakov WEISSBERGER



General Dov SION (STEIGER)
(1924-2003)

Photo credit: NANA News 10

Israeli General SION, born Dov STEIGER in Velikiy Berëznyy, married Yael DAYAN in Israel, daughter of Moshe DAYAN, former Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Force (IDF)


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Henrich ZINGER
1938

Photo credit: Centropa.org

Helena ZINGER
1930

Photo credit: Centropa.org



~ Velikiy Berëznyy Multi-Person Family Photographs ~

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Shlomo GRUNFELD family
c. 1930s

Photo credit: Sefer Mugen Bais Shaul by Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD

Left to right: Shlomo GRUNFELD, unknown child, Mrs. GRUNFELD holding unknown baby, unknown child in the stroller and unknown child

Shlomo GRUNFELD with his first family and the car belonged to his father, Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUNFELD, who had a seltzer factory in Velikiy Berëznyy
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SINGER family
c. 1933

Photo credit: David Ari KLEIN, USA

Front, left to right: Moshe Leib SINGER, Marion SINGER's daughter, Pearl and Chaya Sara (née SINGER)

Standing, left to right: Feiga SINGER, Hillel SINGER and Marion SINGER


~ Class Photos ~

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Class photo I
1928

Photo credit: Centropa.org

Henrich Zinger, 5th on the right in the upper row
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Class photo II
c. 1930

Photo credit: Centropa.org

Henrich Zinger, Standing, 2nd on the left
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~ Velikiy Berëznyy House and Business Photographs ~

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Duvid STEIGERS house
c. 1993

Photo: Courtesy of M.Y. EHRENREICH, USA



~ Hungarian Labor Battalion ~

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Hungarian Labor Battalion I
1942

Courtesy of Yad Vashem Archives

At the arrow is Markus (Márton) BECK from Velikiy Berëznyy
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Hungarian Labor Battalion II
1942/1943

Courtesy of Yad Vashem Archives

At the arrow is Markus (Márton) BECK from Velikiy Berëznyy
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~ Velikiy Berëznyy Survivors ~

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Pinkus and Etta (née FALKOVICS) GIPSMAN wedding
18 January 1948
Bari DP Camp, Italy

Photo: Courtesy of Yad Vashem Archives

Seated, left to right: bride, Etta FALKOVICS from Velikiy Berëznyy and groom, Pinkus GIPSMAN from Kielce

Standing, left to right: Isidor SCHECHTER, Tauba (née FALKOVICS) SCHECHTER holding their daughter, Miriam SCHECHTER, unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown girl and unknown.
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~ Miscellaneous ~

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. I
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA



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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. II
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. IV
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. III
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. V
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. VII
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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David GRUENFELD Seltzer Co. VI
c. unknown

Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA

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Compiled and created by: Marshall J. KATZ
with assistance from:
Centropa.org
NANA News 10 Yad Vashem Archives
Amos Israel ZEZMER, France
and the following

JewishGen members/descendants and contributors of Velikiy Berëznyy Jewish families:


Ari DALE, Israel
M.Y. EHRENREICH, USA
Rabbi Duvid Leib GRUENFELD, USA
David Ari KLEIN, USA

Updated: 17 December 2011

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