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A Tree Grows in Israel, Evoking Brooklyn Memories

A Tree Grows in Israel, Evoking Brooklyn Memories

Yesterday, I wrote about the memorial tree planted for Kamilla, the mother of Viktor and Bertschi Kornmehl, tracing it to a project designed to pay tribute to the memory of  Rabbi Zvi Perez Chajes. I wondered what happened to the Chajes Forest and Kamilla’s tree and set out to find them. I didn’t succeed, butContinue Reading