Moshe Menachem Berger (c.1898 - 1943)

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Birthplace: Nowe Miasto nad Pilicą, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
Death: Died in Częstochowa, Silesia, Poland
Cause of death: Holocaust Martyr (Shot while on cleanup duty at Garibaldjego Ghetto)
Occupation: Banking
Managed by: Edna Grossman
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About Moshe Menachem Berger

Founded Retailer's Bank, Kleinhandlers Bank, to help Jewish small-scale merchants in Radomsko, Poland.

In 1939 he was serving as the elected president of the Radomsko Jewish community council. He was therefore ordered by the Nazi occupiers to organize a Judenrat and serve as its chairman. When he fell out of favor with the Nazis, he was forced to escape and eventually ended up in the Czestochowo Ghetto. He worked there as a slave laborer until he was shot to death while at work.

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Moshe Menachem Berger's Timeline

Nowe Miasto nad Pilicą, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
June 4, 1921
Age 23
Radomsko, Łódzkie, Polska
Age 23
Radomsko, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland
December 25, 1923
Age 25
Radomsko, Łódzkie, Polska
November 2, 1925
Age 27
Radomsko, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland
September 23, 1943
Age 45
Częstochowa, Silesia, Poland