Peisech Mendzigursky – Letters

Peisech Mendzigursky – born in Oswiecim, Poland, 9 April 1898

Profession in country of origin: furrier and travelling salesman

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany on 31 August 1939

Peisech Mendzigursky, letter from Rabbi Broch in Kitchener camp, 19 January 1940
Peisech Mendzigursky, letter from Rabbi Broch in Kitchener camp, 19 January 1940
Submitted by Judith Elam for her grandfather Peisech Mendzigursky

 

Translation below, from Judith Elam

Certificate

I know Mr Peisech Mendzigursky as a fine, diligent, and honest man, who performed his work at all workplaces in exemplary fashion. His warm, heart-touching chasonus, combined with his deep religiosity and genuine Jewishness, gain him many friends and a loyal community.

Rabbi I Broch

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If anyone has any information about Peisech Mendzigursky, whom the family believe was one of the acting rabbis – a chazzan – in Kitchener, please get in touch in the usual way.