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Saly Mayer

Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Death: Died in St.Moritz, Switzerland
Place of Burial: Jewish cemetery of St.Gall
Immediate Family:

Son of Regina Mayer (Rothschild)
Husband of Jeanne Mayer (Ebstein)
Father of Max Mayer
Brother of Selma Gut; Max Mayer; Martin Mayer; Siegfried Mayer; Friedrich Mayer and 1 other

Managed by: Georges M Teitler
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About Saly Mayer

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  • Saly Mayer, Swiss Jewish leader whose skilled negotiations during World War II saved the lives of 200,000 Hungarian Jews about to be deported by the Nazis to extermination camps in occupied Poland. . . . More

Saly Mayer Saly Mayer, auch Sally Mayer (* 3. Juni 1882 in Basel; † 30. Juli 1950 in St. Moritz, heimatberechtigt in Stein und ab 1930 in St. Gallen) war ein Schweizer Textilunternehmer und Politiker (FDP).

photo Yad Vashem - Switzerland, Saly Mayer (in the dark suit)

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Saly Mayer's Timeline

June 3, 1882
Basel, Switzerland
Age 30
Saint Gallen, St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
July 30, 1950
Age 68
St.Moritz, Switzerland
Jewish cemetery of St.Gall