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Gottlieb/Zelbard Family Papers

Identifier: P-845


  • undated, 1919, 1941, 1950, 1954


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Biographical Note

Isadore Gottlieb served in France in World War I, where he was gassed by the Germans and was awarded a Purple Heart. Isadore's son Jerome Gottlieb was a private in the U.S. Army from 1953-1955. Abraham Zelbard served on the Royal Air Force in Crete during World War II, where he was captured by the Germans and held as a prisoner of war for five years. Abraham's daughter Bilha Zelbard Gottlieb was born in Israel and served as a corporal in the Israeli Army.


3 Folders

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Acquisition Note

Jerome H. Gottlieb

Mr. Jerome H. Gottlieb 20061106 AJHS.2006.49

Guide to the Gottlieb/Zelbard Family Papers, undated, 1919, 1941, 1950, 1954 P-845
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Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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