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Jack Fierman

Born:
9 Nisan 5650 (30 March 1890)
Died:
1972

Basic Information

Unique reference:
FIE3580
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
9 Nisan 5650 (30 March 1890)
Place of birth:
Russia

Death

Date of death:
1972
Died in combat?:
No
Place of death:
Sheffield
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Prisoner of War

He was reported dead in the Jewish Chronicle on the 30th of October 1914 but actually he'd be taken prisoner by the Germans during the charge at Audregnies. He remained a prisoner of war until he was repatriated on the 26 December 1918 and a few of his letters as a prisoner were published in the Jewish Chronicle, talking about his Jewish experience there. They are included in the 'homefront' section of this personal record.

Family

Spouse

Ada Lapatvick (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Fierman
Place of marriage:
Sheffield, 1920

Children

Sydney Fierman (male)
Dorothy Fierman (female)

Parents

Father: Zelig Fierman (male)
Mother: Annie Fierman (female)

Homefront

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
L/2493
Date enlisted/conscripted:
15 August 1914
Date discharged/death:
06 April 1919
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
Lancers
Battalion/unit:
9th Battalion
Campaigns:
Charge at Audregnies (24/08/1914)

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