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Ivan Marion Greenberg

Born:
1896
Died:
19 Adar 5726 (11 March 1966)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
GRE4427
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1896
Place of birth:
London

Death

Date of death:
19 Adar 5726 (11 March 1966)
Died in combat?:
No

Places

Schools

Name:
University College London

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Chronicle
Name:
Committee for a Jewish Army
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Underage

When the war broke out, he was so keen to fight that even though he was only 16, he forged his age and pretended to be 18.

Promotions and Demotions

He joined the Royal Artillery and did very well and rose to become a Sergeant, but he was punished for riding an officer's horse and demoted to Private and stayed a Private for the remainder of the war.

Family

Spouse

Doris Rosalie Sandground (female)

Children

Judith Lewey (female)
Susannah Michal Marion Greenberg "Sue" (female)
Joanna Greenberg (female)

Siblings

Parents

Father: Leopold Jack Greenberg (male)
Mother: Marion Gates (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
49752
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Date discharged/death:
1918
Assignments
Regiment:
London Brigade Royal Field Artillery

Roll of Honour

GREENBERG

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Journalism
Date started:
1925
Date left:
1934
Position:
Editorial Assitant
Organisation:
Jewish Chronicle
Type of employment:
Journalism
Date started:
1935
Date left:
1946
Position:
Editor
Organisation:
Jewish Chronicle

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