Phil. Dr. Rabbi Otokar Kraus

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Otokar (Otakar) Kraus

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Birthplace: Benesov, Benešov District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
Death: Died in Oswiecim, Oświęcim County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland
Cause of death: Perished in Shoah
Immediate Family:

Son of Hynek Kraus and Anna Kraus
Husband of Paula Kraus
Father of Zdeňka Sommer and Arnošt Kraus
Brother of Hedvika Frank

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About Phil. Dr. Rabbi Otokar Kraus

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~prohel/names/misc/hollitscher.html#kraus

From YadVashem: Rabbi Otokar Kraus was born in Benesov, Czechoslovakia. He was married. Prior to WWII he lived in Prague, Czechoslovakia. During the war he was in Terezin, Czechoslovakia.Rabbi Kraus was murdered/perished in 1942 in Auschwitz, Poland. This information is based on a Page of Testimony (signed PDF) (displayed on left) submitted by his grandson.

Other information from "University over the Abyss: List of Lecturers in Ghetto Theresienstadt" http://www.makarovainit.com/list.htm. Date of death does not coincide with that listed in YadVashem. ~jb

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Phil. Dr. Rabbi Otokar Kraus's Timeline

1878
September 11, 1878
Benesov, Benešov District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
1906
May 30, 1906
Age 27
Benešov, Bohemia, Czech Republic
1908
June 21, 1908
Age 29
Benesov, Benešov, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
1944
October 28, 1944
Age 66
Oswiecim, Oświęcim County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland
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