Rita Simke (Broniatowski)

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Rita Simke (Broniatowski)

Birthdate: (48)
Birthplace: Siemianowitz, Poland
Death: July 25, 1957 (48)
Manila, Phillipines
Place of Burial: Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Georg Broniatowski and Elfriede Broniatowska
Wife of Ernest Emil Simke
Mother of Ernest John Simke; Jack Simke and Susan Judith Bilar
Sister of Kurt Broniatowski and Hans Broniatowski

Occupation: Doctor
Managed by: Jon Bernard Klein
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About Rita Simke (Broniatowski)

Rita Simke (Broniatowski) was born in Siemianowitz, Poland and died in Manila in 1957. Prior to immigrating to the Philippines to escape Nazi aggression, she worked as a physician in Breslau. Rita Broniatowski's husband, Ernest Simke, was Israel's honorary Consul-General in Manila. Simke came to the Philippines from China in the early 1930s and managed the La Estrella del Norte branch in Bacolod. The Simkes were one of the Jewish families in the Philippines who chose to remain in the country and take on Filipino citizenship.

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Rita Simke (Broniatowski)'s Timeline

February 10, 1909
Siemianowitz, Poland
July 16, 1944
Age 35
Bacolod City, Philipines
July 25, 1957
Age 48
Manila, Phillipines
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines