Abraham Stern

Avraham Stern (Hebrew: אברהם שטרן, Avraham Shtern), alias Yair (Hebrew: יאיר; December 23, 1907 – February 12, 1942) was a Jewish paramilitary leader who founded and led the militant Zionist organization in August 1940, that became named the Lehi in September 1940. It was called the “Stern Gang” by the British colonial authorities and by their assistants in the Yishuv establishment.