Nahum Sokolow Lodge

Consecrated 9 March 1930

The Ceremony which followed the Consecration was attended by over 200 people and cost £30!
The Lodge was the only one which owned a horse, apparently lent to a man in need to make for his business. The horse cost £6 an 5 shillings. 
Dr Nahum Sokolow was initiated into the Lodge on 22 July 1934.
The war years affected adversely affected the Lodge. Over 30% of the Lodge went on active service and a Harry Pocock fell in action at Sidi Rezegh.


Vereeniging(Afrikaans pronunciation: [fəˈrɪənəχəŋ]) is a city in Gauteng province, South Africa, situated where the Klip River empties into the northern loop of the Vaal River. It is also one of the constituent parts of the Vaal Triangle region and was formerly situated in the Transvaal province. The name Vereeniging is derived from the Dutch word meaning "association" or "union". Read more ....

Naming of the Lodge

Nahum Sokolow

Nahum Sokolow (Nahum ben Joseph Samuel Sokolow, Hebrew: נחום ט' סוקולוב‬ Nachum ben Yosef Shmuel Soqolov, Yiddish: סאָקאָלאָוו‎, 10 January 1859 – 17 May 1936) was a Zionist leader, author, translator, and a pioneer of Hebrew journalism. Read more

Nahum Sokolow
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P O Box 46063 Orange Grove Johannesburg Gauteng South Africa 2119




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