Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Contacting Families of the Fallen

Please read this important message from the Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America:



On 24 October the American Jewish Community will dedicate at Arlington National Cemetery a congressionally mandated memorial to Jewish Chaplains who died in service to our country finial uniting their names to the names of the protestant ac Roman Catholic Chaplains who perished.

All are welcome to the dedication but we would like to contact and formally invite any family members we can reach.

If you know any family member of the below listed Rabbis please contact or have them contact:   DAVID S. ENGEL, 22 Round Hill Road Shelton, CT 06484 Tel: 1-203-924-7474  greystintl@aol.com

Captain Rabbi Nachman S. Arnoff U.S. Army
October 2, 1899-May 9, 1946 Ordination: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1925

Lt. Colonel Rabbi Meir Engel U.S. Army 
1914-December 16, 1964 Ordination: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1942

Lieutenant Rabbi Frank Goldenberg U.S. Army          
November 8, 1919- May, 1946 Ordination: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1944
Lieutenant Rabbi Alexander D. Goode  U.S. Army 
May 10, 1911-February 3, 1943 Ordination: Hebrew Union College, 1937
Lieutenant Rabbi Henry Goody  U.S. Army      
April 2, 1916 October 19, 1943 Ordination: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1941(Canadian citizen)
Captain Rabbi Joseph I. Hoenig, U.S. Air Force 
July 18, 1942-December 29, 1966 Ordination: Mesifta Talmudic Seminary, Brooklyn, New York, 1964
Major Rabbi Samuel Dodkin Hurwitz U.S. Army 
October 24, 1901-December 9, 1943 Ordination: Hebrew Union College, 1929
Lieutenant Rabbi Herman L. Rosen, U.S. Army 
1901-June 18, 1943 Ordination: Rabbi Isaac Elchanon Theological Seminary, 1922

Lt. Colonel Rabbi Samuel Rosen U.S. Air Force  
February 12, 1907-May 13, 1955 Ordination: Yeshiva College, 1929

Lieutenant Rabbi Solomon Rosen U.S. Air Force   
May 11, 1924,-November 1, 1948 Ordination: Mesifta Rabbinical Seminary, 1946

Captain Rabbi Morton Harold Singer         
October 25, 1936-December 17, 1968 Ordination: Yeshiva Tifereth Yerushalayim, 1965

Captain Rabbi David M. Sobel U.S. Air Force
October 14, 1946-March 8, 1974 Ordination: Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion, 1973

Captain Rabbi Irving Tepper, U.S. Army         
December 15, 1912-August 13, 1945 Hebrew Theological Seminary College, 1939


Lieutenant Rabbi Louis Werfel U.S. Army       

June 9, 1916 -December 24, 1943 Ordination: Rabbi Isaac Elchanon Theological Seminary, 1940

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