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Translation of
Sefer zikaron lekehilat Zborow
Edited by Eliyahu (Adik) Zilberman
Published in Haifa, 1975
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This is a translation from: Sefer zikaron lekehilat Zborow,
(Memorial book of the community of Zborow),
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Edited by Ann Harris
Title  Author  Language  Page 
The History of the Jews in Zborow  
The Historical background of Zborow  Y. G. Labiner  H  17 
Zborow according to the Russian Encyclopedia  A. Silberman  H  22 
Additional details to the history of Zborow  Yehudis Katz  H  24 
The messengers of national revival in our town and its first activists  Mordechai Marder, z”l  H  26 
The Scroll of Horror  
Passing thoughts during the days of “Shiv'a” [Mourning]  Y. G. Labiner  H  37 
Experiences in Zborow Ghetto and in the Bunker  Tzvi (Hersh) Fuhrman  H  39 
Experiences in Zborower Ghetto and in the Bunker  Tzvi (Hersh) Fuhrman  Y  50 
From the sufferings of a Holocaust survivor  David Meierstein  H  65 
From the Zborower Ghetto, Work Camp  David Meierstein  Y  69 
Letters from the Valley of Death  Letters of Ida Berger, z”l  H  75 
Letter from Zborower Ghetto to a Prisoner in EretzYisroel  Ida Berger, z”l  Y  84 
Among the Wolves–the one who saved Jews  Sima Zeiger (Jung)  H  97 
Hiding from Death  Tziporah Schindlheim (Stock)  H  103 
In the struggle for life  Michal Jung  H  104 
Memories from the period of horror  Chula (Helena) Broda  H  107 
Memories from the days of horror  Leib Kronisch, z”l  H  111 
Reflections of Moshe Jung, z”l, and his wife Regina  Y  123  
And the Ukrainians slaughtered…  Shmuel Stark  H  130 
The Zborow Labor Camp  Benedict Friedman  H  131 
With Christian Friends  Faya Shapira  Y  133 
From the testimony of Mr. Tzvi Ebers  H  145  
From the memories of a Jewish Fighter  Shmuel Jung  H  148 
I was “Aryan”  Arye Jung  H  149 
Zborow in the shadow of destruction  Chula (Helena) Broda  H  158 
The priest Jan Pablitzki  Gad Rotem  H  160 
Segments of sad memories  Shmuel Silberman  H  162 
Visiting the mass grave of Zborow’s Jews  Lipa Fisher  H  164 
“We Accuse” – two stories from the book by Lena KichlerSilberman
(Story A of Aharon – Max son of Manes and Lea Schwab) 
H  165  
In Zborow Under the Nazi Yoke  Menachem Doll, z”l  Y  175 
Dora, the Nurse  Menachem Doll, z”l  Y  179 
The Jews’ rescuer Antosho Suchinski  H  181  
Itz'a Zeiger, z”l  Y  181  
The tree planning ceremony in “Ya’ar HaKdoshim” [The Forest of the Martyrs]  Remarks by A. Silberman  H  182 
Uprising attempt in the Ghetto  G. Schneider  H  183 
Levi Remer z”l, the commander of Zborow Ghetto uprising  G. Schneider  H  184 
Benjamin Fleischner z”l, One of the Rebels  G. Schneider.  H  185 
My wanderings with the Red Army soldiers  Tzvi Katz  H  186 
The Righteous Among the Nations in our town  H  187  
In the Soviets’ instruments of torture  Michal Fuhrman  H  188 
Memories, Images and the Way of Life  
From the memories of a Zborow man  Y. G. Labiner  H  191 
Remarks to the article by Y. G. Labiner  H  211  
“From Zborow to the Kinneret” – Segments from the book by R’ Benjamin  H  213  
Communities Leaders and Public Activists  Benjamin Reis  H  245 
The main Public Institutes  Benjamin Reis  H  255 
The "Kitchen"  Benjamin Reis  H  262 
The "Kitchen"  Benjamin Reis  Y  266 
The Zionist Pioneer Movement  A. Silberman  H  272 
Zborow between the two world wars  A. Rotem  H  282 
The public image of Zborow  G. Schneider  H  286 
The Halutz [pioneer] Movement in Zborow  Dov Mehlsack  H  293 
When I remember my heart shrinks…  Itka Strasberg (Linder)  H  297 
A few memories from my birthplace  Natan Heiman, z”l  H  299 
Shredded Memories  Yehudit Katz  H  301 
Zborow of Yesterday  Ephraim Katz  H  303 
The town is no longer  Leah Gang (of the Shechter family)  H  306 
Memories from the years of my youth  Shlomo Amitai (Warhaftig)  H  307 
I Remember the Years of My Youth  Melech Diemand  Y  309 
The Youth Movements in Zborow  Moshe Shapira  H  311 
Kol Nidrei night in the town  Yaron Zelig (Jaeger)  H  314 
From the town's images  Yaron Zelig (Jaeger)  H  315 
Zborow during Weekdays and Holidays  Yakov Weller  H  318 
In the Six Working Days  Yakov Weller  H  319 
A Few Memories  Eli Richter  H  322 
The Orthodox Community in Zborow  Michael Roth  H  324 
Betar in Zborow  Shmuel Hollander and Michal Fuhrman  H  328 
The Chapters of Zborow  Azriel Pollak  H  330 
The Organization of Zborow Former Residents in the US  A. Silberman  H  336 
The “Balamot” [sack of fodder given to the horses] case  Benjamin Reis  H  339 
“Ohel Moshe” – the title page of HaRav Alter Zweig z”l  H  341  
The judgment of HaRav Alter Zweig in the matter of the convert Judge Dejewski  H  342  
This is how the Ukrainian Boycott Conspiracy was foiled  Benjamin Reis  H  343 
The emergency invitation of the Jewish Public Activists  Benjamin Reis  H  344 
Personalities and Community Workers  
Reb Benjamin (Yehoshua Radler Feldman)  H  351  
Simcha Bunem Feldman  H  353  
The Rabbi BenZion Shlita  H  354  
The Rabbi Shlomo Kleinhandler  H  354  
The Rabbi Alter Zweig  H  355  
Aharon Zierfenig?  H  355  
Dr. Moshe Brumer  H  356  
Moshe Chaim Silberman  H  357  
Yisroel Katz  H  357  
Mendel Sigal  H  358  
Naphtali Katz  H  359  
Hersh Shapira  H  360  
Jakov Fuchs  H  361  
Reb Shimon Buchwald  H  362  
Mendel Jung  H  362  
Jakov Mendel  H  362  
Abba Waltuch  H  363  
Arye (Leib) Adler  H  363  
Poldi Auerbach  H  364  
Aiziv Silberberg  H  365  
Zainvel Leibling  H  366  
Yitzhak Auerbach  Y  367  
Zainvel Rutte  371  
Moshe Shamas  Y  372  
To the Memory of the Fallen  
Asher Halpern  H  375  
With his Heart and his Soul  H  378  
David Schneider  H  379  
Micha Heiman  H  381  
I will commune with Micha Bratt  H  382  
Shmuel Katz  H  383  
Muti Shapira  H  386  
To the Memory of Holocaust Martyrs  
My Father my Teacher Moshe Chaim Silberman  H  391  
Mendel HalpernSegal  H  395  
Ester and Shmuel Schneider  H  396  
He was a Righteous Man  H  397  
Haber Family  H  399  
Family of Jankel Roth  H  400  
Family of Fishel Tzipora  H  401  
Jaeger Family  H  402  
Davidsohn Family  H  403  
Piper (Pfeffer) Family  H  404  
Rabbi Schechter about his parents  H  407  
Family of Shlomo Linder  H  408  
The Mehlsack and Linder Families  H  409  
Michal Leibling Family  H  410  
Elka Minzer  H  411  
The Weller Family  H  412  
The families of R' Yakov and R' Shimshon Pollak  H  413  
Family of Rivka Katz  H  414  
Klahr Family  H  415  
Family of Uri Schechter  H  416  
Family of Aitzi and Sara Schapira  H  417  
Family of Aron Bord  H  418  
Family of Manes and Ester Roth  H  418  
Family of Genetsha Diemand  Y  419  
Fleissteiner Family  H  420  
Fuhrman Family  H  422  
Richter Family  H  423  
Spindel Family  H  424  
Family of Hersh Rapp  H  425  
Family of Shmuel Adler  H  426  
To the Memory of Those who Died in the Land [of Israel]  
Josef and Lena Auerbach  H  429  
Shoshana Reiman  H  430  
Chana Shifra from the Pollak family  H  431  
Arye Marder (Heiman)  H  432  
Nachum and Sara Linder  H  433  
Elka Wallach  H  434  
Rivka Katz  H  435  
Sara Jaeger  H  436  
Josef Klahr  H  437  
Moshe Jung  H  437  
Eliezer Spindel  H  438  
Emil Brumer  H  438  
Moshe Kronberg  H  438  
Tzvi Rosenbaum  H  439  
Rivka Wolkowicz (Pollak)  H  440  
Benjamin Buchwald  H  440  
Natan Heiman  H  441  
Penina Rosenfeld  H  444  
Moshe Pfeffer  H  445  
Meir LabinerRoth  H  445  
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List of Victims  450  
Memorial Ads Section  466 
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