Cohen, Francis Lyon

   English rabbi and scholar. He was born in Aldershot. He served as senior Jewish chaplain to the Australian army from 1914 to 1934. He edited collections of Jewish music including A Handbook of Synagogue Music for Congregational Singing and The Voice of Prayer and Praise.

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