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Jack Abrahams

Born:
8 Heshvan 5660 (12 October 1899)
Died:
27 Kislev 5736 (01 December 1975)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
ABR7054
Other first name:
Jacob
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
8 Heshvan 5660 (12 October 1899)

Death

Date of death:
27 Kislev 5736 (01 December 1975)
Died in combat?:
No

Places

Addresses

Family home:
21 Victoria Park Road Hackney (1911)
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Religious protection in the trenches

Family legend
Jack was only fourteen and a half when he volunteered and he fought in Palestine, and he carried a miniature sephah torah scroll with him in the trenches to protect him

Family

Siblings

Leah Abrhaams (female)
Solly (Sidney) Abrahams "Sid" (male)
Dora Abrahams (female)
Julius Abrahams (male)
Isaac (Israel) Abrahams "Liely" (male)
Emanuel Abrahams "Manny" (male)
Louis Abrahams (male)
Rosie Abrahams (female)

Parents

Father: Lazarus Abrahams (male)
Mother: Rachel Abrahams (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
3074
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Fusiliers
Battalion/unit:
40th Battalion

Roll of Honour

ABRAHAMS

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