Dr. phil. Ernst Steckelmacher

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Ernst Steckelmacher

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Death: December 31, 1943 (62)
Majdanek, Lublin, Lublin County, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland (Perished)
Immediate Family:

Son of Dr. phil. Moritz Steckelmacher and Bianca Steckelmacher
Husband of Vera (Wera) Steckelmacher
Father of Charlotte Igersheimer and Prof. Dr. Walter Steckelmacher
Brother of Frederick (Fritz) Stokes and Dr. med. Siegfried Steckelmacher

Occupation: Bezirksrabbiner
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About Dr. phil. Ernst Steckelmacher

From the Wiener Library, UK:

Dr. Ernst Steckelmacher (Mannheim 1881-1943), was rabbi in Bad Duerkheim 1910 -1935, then moved to Ludwigshafen, seat of the rabbinate.

Until 1945 Bad Duerkheim and Ludwigshafen belonged to the Bavarian Regierungsbezirk Pfalz, since 1946 part of the newly created State Rheinland-Pfalz.

Ernst S. was deported from Ludwigshafen in 1940, to Gurs, and perished in Majdanek.

His wife Vera nee Weil and son Walter got to UK; daughter Charlotte ??

Walter (1922- 2006?) after internment in the UK, was sent on the Dunera to Australia, where he stayed in an internment camp. He returned to the UK and became a renowned scientist.

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Dr. phil. Ernst Steckelmacher's Timeline

June 13, 1881
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
January 9, 1917
Age 35
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
July 25, 1922
Age 41
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
December 31, 1943
Age 62
Lublin, Lublin County, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland