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Yehuda Leib Puchovsky, Dr.

Hebrew: Yehuda Leib יהודה לייב פוחובסקי, Dr.
Birthdate: (93)
Birthplace: Niasviž, Minsk Province, Belarus
Death: May 10, 1963 (93)
Place of Burial: Tel Aviv, Israel
Immediate Family:

Son of Hillel Puchovsky and Rachel Puchovsky
Husband of Ahuva Puchovsky
Father of Theodore [ Ben Tzion] Puchovsky; <private> Idelson (Puchovsky) and <private> Puchovsky

Occupation: Chief Medical Examiner of Jaffa and Co-Founder of Tel Aviv
Managed by: Adam Robert Brown
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About Yehuda Leib Puchovsky, Dr.


Dr. Puhovsky served as a surgeon in - Hospital Zion Gate, Jaffa, and for several years was the chief Medical Association in Tel - Aviv. Early years of Tel - Aviv used to deliver in - maternity. Following World War opened his home to home - Hospital Gilad , where many of the children were born in Tel - Aviv at the time. Died in Tel - Aviv, old age, in his 94th (in 1963). Beloved wife was known as "Lady" and was one of the organizers of the Adlaidot' in subsequent years.


joined the youth celebrate Youth fans - Zion in his city. He was one of the first Russian Jews were allowed to study medicine. He studied and was certified as a physician at the University of Kharkov in 1897. Following the training profession Berlin, Dr. Fohovsky to Israel - Israel in 1906., and opened private clinic in Jaffa. In addition to Jeff that served as a surgeon in - Hospital gates of Zion in Jaffa. After several months of work in Jaffa invited Dr. Fohovsky be a doctor settlement blocks. After two years on the streets, he returned to Jaffa and joined the founders of the "Mansion House" where he established Dr. Fohovsky the two-story house on Lilienblum 27 was intended to be used in a clinic. In 1911 was appointed Director of the - Hospital gates of Zion, which served the Jewish community in Jaffa and Tel - Aviv. many years headed the Medical Association in Tel - Aviv. In 1912 married lover [to Ftroshnsky] who immigrated to Israel - Israel Bessarabia. The couple had three children. Two daughters Hilda and Gabrielle and son, Theodore Ben - Zion fell during the - during the battle at Independence - Susin, in June 1948. Son, Theodore served in the Palmach and during World War II he enlisted and served in the Jewish Brigade Jewish Question. The outbreak of the First World War and was drafted Htat'mn Turkish. He served in - military hospitals in Gaza, Syria, Jerusalem and Tiberias. After the war he returned to Tel - Aviv and opened his home to home - private hospital "Gilead" which many children were born in Tel - Aviv of those days. Fohovsky family's house was a social meeting place in Tel - Aviv little. Beloved public figures was active, it was one of the organizers of the Adlaidot' Dr. Fohovsky help with medical work. Dr. Fohovsky was also a "farmer." Yard had a farm - living including cows, chickens, geese and ducks and garden - vegetables and fruit trees. one minutes of meetings and to the "Mansion House" registered a complaint of neighbors of the Fohovsky complaining about the animals who violate the tranquility of the street ... Beloved Fohovsky first died and was buried in - cemetery Kiryat - Saul. Judah - Live Fohovsky hull passed away in 1963 at the age of 94 and was buried in - cemetery on Trumpeldor Street.

About Yehuda Leib יהודה לייב פוחובסקי, Dr. (עברית)

ד"ר פוחובסקי שימש כרופא כירורג בבית-החולים 'שער ציון' ביפו, ושנים אחדות היה ראש הסתדרות הרופאים בתל-אביב. בשנים הראשונות של תל-אביב נהג ליילד בבתי-היולדות. אחרי מלחמת העולם הראשונה פתח בביתו את בית-החולים 'גלעד', שבו נולדו רבים מילדי תל-אביב דאז. נפטר בתל-אביב, בשיבה טובה, בשנתו ה-94 (ב-1963). רעייתו אהובה היתה ידועה כ'ליידי' ונמנתה עם מארגני ה'עדלאידות' בשנים שלאחר מכן.

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Yehuda Leib Puchovsky, Dr.'s Timeline

September 1, 1869
Niasviž, Minsk Province, Belarus
November 13, 1922
Age 53
Tel Aviv, Israel
May 10, 1963
Age 93
Age 93
Tel Aviv, Israel