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Gustav Esslinger

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: April 9, 1938 (63)
Dachau (Killed on the SS shooting range Prittlbach at Dachau.)
Place of Burial: Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Emil Esslinger and Franziska Esslinger
Brother of Eugene Esslinger; Otto Esslinger; Karl Yehuda Esslinger; Anna Linz and Willi Esslinger

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About Gustav Esslinger

Also see the book Stuttgarter Stolpersteine: Spuren vergessener Nachbarn, pages 65-69.

See Hahn, Joachim, Jüdisches Leben in Esslingen. Geschichte, Quellen und Dokumentation, page 374-375. Translation:

Gustav Esslinger "had been admitted to the regional court in Stuttgart since 1901, later also at the Oberlandesgericht (attorney's office after A 1909/32 in Stuttgart, Königstraße 51); He was already attacked in 1933 in "Der Sturmer" and reported by colleagues to the lawyer's chamber; On September 2, 1933, he came to the "protective" camp of Heuberg for some time; In 1934 he renounced the practice of law; On October 6, 1936, he was sentenced to 14 months in Stuttgart for alleged violations of Nazi laws ("racial shame") and transferred to the Dachau concentration camp in March 1938. On 9 April he was shot at the SS shooting range in Prittlbach Dachau. His grave is located in the Pragfriedhof cemetery.

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs<:

Esslinger, Gustav

geboren am 14. Januar 1875 in Stuttgart / - / Württemberg wohnhaft in Stuttgart

Inhaftierung: 25. März 1938 - 09. April 1938, Dachau, Konzentrationslager

Todesdatum: 09. April 1938 Todesort: Dachau, Konzentrationslager

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Gustav Esslinger's Timeline

January 14, 1875
Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
April 9, 1938
Age 63
Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany