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Portrait of Leon Sighiersky as an infant

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9,6 cm x W: 14,4 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9,6 cm x W: 14,4 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Romanian
Notes
b&w photograph printed pn cardstock postcard. Naked baby boy Leon Sighiersky lying on his stomach. Printed on postcard paper, no message on the back of the postcard. Narrative: This picture was used when Leon Sighiersky's parents entered him in a baby beauty contest, which he won a prize for, in the 1920's.
Accession No.
2011.59.01
Name Access
Shuster, Marcia
Places
Bucharest, Romania, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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TITOF, Leon Abram (Abraham)

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
graphic material
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
graphic material
Date of Birth
September 17, 1924
Date of Death
October 18, 1943
Place of Burial
Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Cemetery
Hanover War Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
19
Enlistment No.
J-26842
Rank
Pilot Officer
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Pilot Officer Leon Titof of Flin Flon, Manitoba, was reported missing and presumed dead on October 18, 1943. Pilot Officer Titof enlisted in the air force in Winnipeg on November 1, 1942, received his commission on May 28, 1943, and went overseas on June 25, 1943.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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