1941 April 10, AARON KOTLER (1891-1962) (USA)
The former head of the Yeshiva in Kletsk, Poland, arrived in San Francisco. Kotler
played an important role in the Vaad Hatzala and in the Orthodox community in general. His talmudic institution, Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, New Jersey became known as one of the foremost institutions of its kind.