Reichsbund Juedischer Frontsoldaten Collection
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains primarily circulars pertaining to the German organization of Jewish soldiers who fought in World War I; 1925 – 1937. They document the increasing uneasiness and anxiety in light of growing persecution of Jewish Germans. Also included is a letter of the organization’s "Sportabteilung" to Hans Adler upon his emigration in 1936.
Language of Materials
This collection is in German and English.
Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.
There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
The collection contains primarily circulars pertaining to the German organization of Jewish soldiers who fought in World War I.
Other Finding Aid
Original German index cards are available in folder 1.
The paper collection holds clippings from the 1930s.
During microfilming and consequent digitization the original order of the collection has been disrupted.
- Adler, Hans
- Archival materials
- Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
- Germany. Heer
- Jewish soldiers
- Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
- Löwenstein, Leo
- Manuscripts (documents)
- Reichsbund Jüdischer Frontsoldaten
- Seidenberg, Hans
- Veterans--Societies, etc.
- World War, 1914-1918
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Casualties -- Statistics
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Jewish
- Zionistische Vereinigung für Deutschland
- Inventory of the Reichsbund Juedischer Frontsoldaten Collection, 1925-1975 AR 3243
- © 2009
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The inventory is in English.
- September 2017:: dao links added.
Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States