Rabbi Yechezkel haLevi Halstock

Rabbi Yechezkel Halstock

ztz"l, hy"d

Chief Rabbi of Ostrowiec, 1928-1942

After the passing of his father Rabbi Meir Yechiel Halstock ztz"l on 19 Adar 1928Rabbi Yechezkel Halstock served as the last Ostrowiec Rabbi until he was murdered by the Nazis in 1942.

The Martyrdom of the Last Ostrovtser Rebi

Translation from the Ostrowiec Yizkor book provided by Jewish Gen.