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ABRAMSON, David

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Death
May 10, 1945
Place of Burial
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Toronto (Mount Sinai) Memorial Park
Age at Time of Death
34
Enlistment No.
S/39116
Rank
Corporal
Unit
Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
Notes
Signalman David Abramson, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals, of Ansonville, Ontario, was reported dangerously ill on September 26, 1944 (Casualty List M-616). He served overseas before he was discharged.
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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ACKER, Sidney

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Birth
1919
Date of Death
November 03, 1942
Place of Burial
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Toronto (Roselawn) Hebrew Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
23
Enlistment No.
R-129960
Rank
Leading Aircraftman
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Leading Aircraftman Sidney Acker, of Guelph, Ontario (R.C.A.F. Casualty List No. 416, November 6, 1942), was killed when the Anson bomber in which he was flying crashed at Dorchester, Ontario.
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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Anti-Semitism in Quebec: A Preli[m]inary Survey

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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Report : printed, handwritten : brownish-orange, beige, black ; Ht: 29,2 cm x W: 23,2 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Report : printed, handwritten : brownish-orange, beige, black ; Ht: 29,2 cm x W: 23,2 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 1969
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Approximately 60 pages. Softcover, plastic bound with metal clasps. Covers are brownish-orange, with no text. Interior pages are beige, with blue, upside-down printed 3-petaled lotus-type flowers on the back. Consists of text, with footnotes and a bibliography at the back; there are handwritten corrections throughout. A letter written in black ink has been inserted in the pages, asking a Mr. Rome to give his insights on the essay. Narrative: This report is an essay written for a sociology class at Glendon College, in Toronto.
Accession No.
2011X.293.02
Name Access
Schryver, Samuel
Places
Toronto, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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APRIL, Lionel Julius

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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Name of Father
Michael April
Spouse
Freda Lee Garson April
Children
1 son - Michael, 1 daughter, Lori Beth
Date of Birth
February 2, 1917
Date of Death
August 25, 1993
Place Where Deceased
New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Residence
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Shaarei Zedek Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
77 years
Notes
OBITUARIES: Evening Times Globe, August 31, 1993, Obituary also appeared Wednesday, September 1, 1993. Lionel (Lee) April born February 2, 1917, in Lithuania, son of Michael and Lily (nee Leopold) passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 1993, at Toronto General Hospital, following a courageous struggle after several years of illness. Lionel immigrated to Canada as a young child with his parents, settling in Montreal. He enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1940 in Toronto, serving in active combat in Europe and North Africa as a decorated flying officer earning the rank of Flight Lieutenant. Following his Honourable Discharge in 1945, Lionel joined Garson-Odeon Theatres in Saint John, New Brunswick, where he was Regional manager until 1959. From 1960 he was owner/operator of Robbins Drug Store in Saint John until selling the business in 1971. From that time, he concentrated his efforts on the development and management of a residential real estate portfolio. Due to poor health, he retired in 1986 and moved to Toronto. Lionel was an active member of the business community in Saint John and was a former Commissioner of the Fundy Region Development Commission and a former Co-Chairman of the United Fund of Greater Saint John. He worked diligently for the Saint John Jewish Community and served on the board of Congregation Shaarei Zedek (Saint John) for many years, where he retained life-long membership. He also worked actively for many Jewish organizations. Lionel is survived by his wife, Freda Lee April (nee Garson), daughter Lorie Beth (Toronto), son Michael (Halifax, N.S.), and two grandchildren. Funeral service and interment took place on Friday, August 27, 1993, in Saint John. Shivah is being observed at the family residence in Toronto. Charitable donations may be made to the Canadian Friends of The Hebrew University or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The Evening Times Globe Thursday, August 26 / Friday, August 27, 1993 April - The death of Lionel J. April of Toronto, Ont. and formerly of Saint John, occurred on Wednesday, August 25, after a lengthy illness. He was in his 77th year. He is survived by his wife Freda April, a daughter Lori Beth of Toronto, and a son Michael of Halifax, and two grandchildren. The funeral will be held from Castle Funeral Home (Hillsley), 91 Leinster Street, on Friday August 27, at 2 p.m. Internment will be in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.368. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Nathan and Mary Meltzer - E4. Additional notes: former Saint John resident
Record Source
SJJHM Cemetery and Obituary Records
Fonds No.
SJJHM-S
File No.
14
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
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ARDITTI, Perla

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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Name of Father
Dr. Joseph Arditti
Spouse
unmarried
Children
none
Additional Family
1 brother - Eliezer
Date of Birth
1959
Date of Death
November 6, 1997
Place Where Deceased
New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Residence
Toronto
Cemetery
Shaarei Zedek Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
38 years
Notes
OBITUARIES: Telegraph Journal, November 8, 1997 The death of Perla Arditti of Toronto, formerly of Saint John, occurred at her home on Thursday, November 6, 1997. Daughter of Dr. Joseph and Renee Arditti of Saint John. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1959. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Eliezer Arditti of Saint John, an aunt, Esther Menda Assalian of Montreal and relatives in Israel and Turkey. She received her early education in Saint John and graduated from Dalhousie University in Halifax with a degree in Psychology. In 1980 she relocated to Toronto where she became involved in counselling in the 'Youth in Trouble Program' designed to help young people experiencing difficulty coping in society. She later entered the real estate field and when illness curtailed her mobility she became a mortgage broker. She later became Youth Director at the Adat Israel Synagogue and at the time of her death was organizing and working with Multiple Sclerosis support group. She will be returned to Saint John with funeral services to be held on Monday, November 10, 1997 at the Ocean View Funeral Home 'Hillsley Chapel', 91 Leinster Street (634-1712) with service at 2 p.m. Interment in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Jewish Historical Museum of Saint John. Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.485. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Samuel Meltzer - A5. Additional notes: multiple sclerosis
Record Source
SJJHM Cemetery and Obituary Records
Fonds No.
SJJHM-S
File No.
22
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
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Art exhibit

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; CA; CA-93-1099
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1965
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
CA
File No.
CA-93-1099
Subjects
Art exhibit
Places
Toronto
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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AXLER, Harry Louis

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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
1915
Date of Death
September 22, 1941
Place of Burial
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Toronto (Amalgamated Dawes Road) Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
26
Enlistment No.
R-97458
Rank
Leading Aircraftman
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Leading Aircraftman Harry Axler, of Toronto, Ontario, died in Calgary while in service. He had completed his training and obtained his wings at the Eglinton Initial Training School.
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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Bank Hapoalim (Israel)

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZG; ZG
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZG
File No.
ZG
Subjects
Bank Hapoalim (Israel)
Places
Montreal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Bank Leumi (Israel)

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZG; ZG
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZG
File No.
ZG
Subjects
Bank Leumi (Israel)
Places
Montreal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Bar Mitzvah Foundation

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZG; ZG-JPL-JC
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZG
File No.
ZG-JPL-JC
Subjects
Bar Mitzvah Foundation
Places
Toronto, Ontario
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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