Klarman, Yosef

Birth Name Klarman, Yosef
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources

Military Service   אצ"ל ארגון צבאי לאומי ITzL Irgun Tzvi Leumi  

Event Note

Yosef Klarman organized illegal immigration in the 1930s

Event Note

In September,1944, Yosef Klarman was sent by ITzL אצ"ל to Romania.
He established close contact with the Romanian authorities, and was officially received by King Michael and Queen Helena.
He became the liaison officer between the Haganah and the Romanian authorities, and a central figure in immigration activities.

Military Service August, 1947 קוממיות Kommemiyut קיבוץ גלויות SS Kibbutz Galuyot פאן יורק El Dia Pan York Yosef Klarman persuaded the Romanian government to permit both Pans to sail

Event Note

In August, 1947, fhe Romanian authorities, under Soviet pressure, prevented Pan York and Pan Crescent, from leaving Constanţa, but thanks to Yosef Klarman's contacts in the Romanian government. both vessels were permitted to sail.


Source References

  1. Escaping the Holocaust: Illegal Immigration to the Land of Israel, 1939-1944
    1. Page: 211


    1. Klarman, Yosef