(1908 - 1944)
Hirsch Berlinski was an
activist of the leftist “Po'alei
Zion” party and one of the organizers
of the Jewish
Fighting Organization. During the Great
Uprising he commanded a detachment
of "Po'alei Zion" fighters
in the main ghetto.
On May 10, 1943,
he escaped to the Aryan sector [of the Warsaw
ghetto] through the sewage system and joined
the Jewish Fighting Organization in the forests
of Wyszkow. He participated in the Polish
uprising and was
killed on September 27, 1944.
He was 48 years old when he died.
Sources: Dor, Danny, Ed. Brave
and Desperate. Israel: Ghetto
Fighters' House Museum, 2003.