Ludwig Spangenthal

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Ludwig Spangenthal

Birthplace: Spangenberg, Kassel, Hesse, Germany
Death: October 24, 1942 (48)
Sachsenhausen, Hesse, Germany (Nazi terror)
Immediate Family:

Son of Ruben Spangenthal and Bertha Beier Spangenthal
Husband of Elfriede Spangenthal
Father of Eva Marianne Maria Spangenthal; Hans-Günther Spangenthal and Ernst-Jochen Spangenthal
Brother of Private and Berthold Spangenthal

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About Ludwig Spangenthal

Source: Elizabeth S. Plaut "the Plaut Family:Tracing the Legacy" p 128 lists d/o/b as Aug 22, 1894.

Yad Vashem database says from based on a List of persecuted persons found in List of Jews who perished in Sachsenhausen camp, 1938-1942 date of birth is Feb 22, 1894.!ut/p/_s.7_0_A/7_0_FL/.cmd/acd/...

Testimony on Yad Vashem by brother-in-law says date of birth Feb 22, 1893. Killed at Dachau.!ut/p/_s.7_0_A/7_0_FL/.cmd/acd/...

  • Date/place of birth identified in Siegfried Wolf. Juden in Thüringen 1933-1945: Biographische Daten. (2000), vol. 2 (unpaginated)
  • Identified as son of Ruben and Bertha (née Katz) Spangenthal, see Wolf.
  • Identified as husband of Elfriede (née Brylewski) Spangenthal, see Wolf.
  • Identified as father of Hans-Günther Spangenthal, Ernst-Jochen Spangenthal, and Eva Maria Spangenthal, see Wolf.
  • Date/place of death in German National Archives, Memorial Book (below).
  • Stolpersteine were laid for Elfriede, Ludwig, Hans-Günther and Ernst-Jochen Spangenthai in 2012 in Eisenach; see

Entry in German National Archives, Memorial Book':
Spangenthal, Ludwig Lutz
born on 22nd February 1894 in Spangenberg / Melsungen / Hessen-Nassau
resident of Spangenberg and Eisenach
27th November 1941 - 16th March 1942, Buchenwald, concentration camp
16th March 1942 - 24th October 1942, Sachsenhausen, concentration camp
Date of death: 24th October 1942
Place of death: Sachsenhausen, concentration camp

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Ludwig Spangenthal's Timeline

February 22, 1894
Spangenberg, Kassel, Hesse, Germany
May 21, 1928
January 9, 1930
Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany
June 26, 1935
Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany
October 24, 1942
Age 48
Sachsenhausen, Hesse, Germany