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Great Britain. Army. Jewish Legion

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Jewish Legion collection

 Collection
Identifier: I-429
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence, memoirs, news clippings, photographs, souvenir journals and veterans newsletters pertaining to veteran soldiers who served in World War I as part of the first military Jewish unit in modern history.

Dates: undated, 1919, 1929, 1932, 1955, 1960-1988

Joseph Brown Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-528
Abstract

This collection contains postcards of Joseph Brown and fellow members of the Jewish Legion during WWI, and two medals which Brown received as reward for his military service. Also featured are postcards bearing drawings of the Holy Land during WWI period.

Dates: 1914-1919

Papers of Hirsch Loeb Gordon

 Collection
Identifier: RG 505
Scope and Contents

Manuscripts by Gordon relating to the bible, kabbalah, semitica, medicine. Manuscripts of literary works such as songs and plays, articles for the Yiddish press. Personal documents: diplomas, membership cards, family correspondence and genealogical tree.

Dates: 1909 - 1964