Tzvi Asael

עשהאל צבי

Tzvi Asael – Auslaender Herman ‘Nagy Oszi

Born in Ungvár (Uzshorod) on 21.12.1919
Died on 21.10.1991 in Israel
Member of “Bnei Akiva”

Tzvi was active in the “Bnei Akiva” ken in his town. He was among the first students of the Jewish high school in Ungvár. In 1941 he went to a hahshara in Budapest. In 1943 Tzvi was enlisted in a forced labor unit and wounded. In 1944 he escaped. Tzvi was an underground activist. He arrived in Arad, in Romania. In 1945 Tzvi was a member of the central leadership of his movement.


He made aliya. He was a high official in the religious department of the Jewish Agency. Tzvi went on various missions abroad for the Jewish Agency.