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Walter Hirsch Hurstbourne

Born:
19 Shevat 5647 (13 February 1887)
Died:
3 Tammuz 5677 (23 June 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
HUR2358
Other surname:
Hirschbein
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
19 Shevat 5647 (13 February 1887)

Death

Date of death:
3 Tammuz 5677 (23 June 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery

Places

Addresses

His home:
2 Inglewood Mansions, London

Schools

Name:
City of London School
Name:
St John's College, Oxford
Name:
Gray's Inn

Other Organisations

Name:
Oxford Jewish World Magazine
Significance:
Contributor whilst at university
Name:
Inns of Court O.T.C.

Synagogues

Name:
Great Synagogue, London
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Family

Siblings

Phillip Hirschbein (male)
Blanche Hirschbein (female)
Paulena Hirschbein (female)
Mabel Violet Hirschbein (female)
Nina Hilda Hirschbein (female)

Parents

Father: Isaac Jacob Hirschbein (male)
Mother: Minnie Dainow (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date discharged/death:
23 June 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Field Artillery
Battalion/unit:
D/180 Brigade

Roll of Honour

W.(HIRSCHBEIN) HURSTBOURNE, 23 June 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
23/06/1917
Age:
30
Regiment / service:
Cemetery:
Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery
Grave reference:
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Journalism
Date started:
1913
Date left:
1914
Position:
Intern
Organisation:
Daily Mail
Type of employment:
Journalism
Date started:
1914
Position:
Contributor
Organisation:
The Times

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