12 of 12,000

Fallen German-Jewish Soldiers in the First World War

Otto Rothmann

Otto Rothmann
(1896–1914)

Read more

Siegfried Schlomer

Siegfried Schlomer
(1896–1916)

Read more

Georg Meyer

Georg Meyer
(1873–1916)

Read more

Arthur Polack

Arthur Polack
(1885–1917)

Read more

Ernst Marcus

Ernst Marcus
(1893–1917)

Read more

Alfred Reis

Alfred Reis
(1893–1917)

Read more

Siegfried Burin

Siegfried Burin
(1889–1917)

Read more

Leo Roos

Leo Roos
(1896–1917)

Read more

Julius Weinberg

Julius Weinberg
(1884–1918)

Read more

Fritz Goldschmidt

Fritz Goldschmidt
(1889–1918)

Read more

Erich Hirschberg

Erich Hirschberg
(1893–1918)

Read more

Theodor Lewin

Theodor Lewin
(1881–1918)

Read more

Gedenksteine in vier Reihen, dazwischen Gras, im Hintergrund ein Mäuerchen

12 of 12,000
Fallen German-Jewish Soldiers in the First World War

To mark the centennial of the "Assessment of the Jews in the Armed Forces Obligated to Serve, " broadly known as the Judenzählung (Jewish Census), that was decreed by the Prussian War Minister on 11 October 1916, we are presenting biographies of twelve German Jews who fell in the First World War and whose military service and deaths are documented in the museum's archival holdings.
Read more

Life Stories

More on This Topic ...

Military

More on This Topic ...

First World War

More on This Topic ...