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BARER, Herman (Harry)

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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
1924
Date of Death
March 03, 1943
Place of Burial
Vancouver, British Columbia
Cemetery
New Westminster (Schara Tzedeck) Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
19
Enlistment No.
R-197822
Rank
Aircraftman (Class II)
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Aircraftman (Class II) Herman Barer of Vancouver died in a military hospital in Toronto on March 3, 1943, and was buried in Vancouver's Schara Tzedeck Cemetery. He enlisted in the air force in late 1942. Aircraftman Barer was born in Poland.
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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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : Ink : Black, White, Blue ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : Ink : Black, White, Blue ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
February 29, 1948
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
Envelope has 2 postage stamps, both in the upper right corner, one with has a photograph of King George. There is also 1 circular ink stamp in the top right of the envelope. The letter is 3 pages, double-sided. Narrative: Bertram Ellison (donor's uncle) was born on March 19 1909 in Montreal. He was born into a Jewish family, and was an insurance broker before the war. He joined the Canadian Army on June 5th 1941 as a 2nd Lieutenant. Between 1941 and 1945 he rose to the rank of major, and received 6 medals, including the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire which he received on December 18t 1945. He was part of the 21st Army Group, which was formed on July 9th 1943 by the 2nd British and 1st Canadian Army for a North Western European Invasion. While apart of the 21st Army Group, he saw Bergen-Belsen. Bertram Ellison sailed home on the RMS Queen Elisabeth on December 3rd – 9th 1945.
Accession No.
2013.01.51
Name Access
Berman, Marilyn
Places
Vancouver, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MILLER, Joseph Benjamin

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Collection
KENEDER ADLER
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
KENEDER ADLER
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Judith Becky Miller
Children
Mrs. M. A Vineberg (Weinberg); Mrs. Robert J. Myer; Miss. Libby Miller; M. J. Miller, son
Date of Death
01/04/1935
Notice Publication Date
01/06/1935
Place Where Deceased
Vancouver
Place of Residence
Montreal
Memberships and Affiliations
Was Hon. President and founder of Montefiore Orphanage, and Jewish Birthing Mothers Hospital
Notes
His wife predeceased him. He was a long time resident of Montreal.
Record Source
Yiddish Newspaper (Keneder Adler) Obituary
Fonds No.
I0042
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Polish Jewish refugees - names of arrivals

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; CA; CA-21-174-B
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1941
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
CA
File No.
CA-21-174-B
Subjects
Polish Jewish refugees - names of arrivals
Places
Vancouver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Shanghai Trust Account, Vancouver

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZA 1952; ZA 1952-1-4
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1951-1952
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZA 1952
File No.
ZA 1952-1-4
Subjects
Shanghai Trust Account, Vancouver
Places
Vancouver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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United Jewish Appeal (UJA)- top contributors

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; CA; CA-38-391
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1951
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
CA
File No.
CA-38-391
Subjects
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)- top contributors
Places
Vancouver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ZBARSKY, Ralph

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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
October 23, 1924
Date of Death
April 16, 1945
Place of Burial
Vancouver, British Columbia
Cemetery
New Westminster (Schara Tzedeck) Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
21
Enlistment No.
V-37720
Rank
Able Seaman
Unit
Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve
Notes
Able Seaman Ralph Zbarsky of Vancouver, British Columbia, was killed in action aboard the H.M.C.S. Esquimalt off Halifax, Nova Scotia. Rabbi E.M. Levy officiated at the naval funeral. Able Seaman Zbarsky enlisted in the navy at Saskatoon when he was 17 years old.
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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