- (1894-1940)Labour leader in Palestine. He was born in Belorussia and emigrated to Palestine in 1906. At the beginning of World War I he was a founder of the Jaffa Group, which promoted military training. In 1919 he joined the Ahdut ha-Avodah Party and became a member of its executive committee. He was also active in the Histadrut and the Haganah. From 1935 to 1940 he served as deputy mayor of Tel Aviv.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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