Born in Deventer (NL) in 1936.
Survived the Nazi persecution in hiding. Emigrated to Israel in 1953.
Retired Certified Public Accountant (Isr.) Married, 3 married children, 10 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren.
Active in genealogy since 1992 (website: http://www.bnnch.net). Region of main genealogical research: Achterhoek, Overijssel.
Vice chairman of the Board of Amoetat AKEVOTH and coordinator of its daily activities.
Leasure and special interests: History of the Bible and the Second Temple period, archeology.