|Given Name(s)||Bencjon (Benzion/Albert)|
|Place of Birth||Brest, Belarus|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||July 24, 1895|
|Date of Birth (Heb)|
|Date of Death (Eng)||August 1, 1955|
|Date of Death (Heb)||14 Av 5715|
|Age at Death||60|
|Spouse’s Name||Paula (Pessia) Tunik|
|Father’s Name||David Birger|
|Mother’s Name||Lea Lehman (Lejeman)|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death|
|Other Family Data||Brothers: Simon (b. 1893, Brest, Belarus; d. 1940, Warsaw, Poland) and Isaac David (b. 1900, Brest, Belarus; d. December 15, 1972, Sao Paulo, Brazil). Daughter: Lili (Lillian) Birger (Shefts) Seiden (b. December 1, 1924, Danzig Free State; d. June 13, 2015, NY)|
|Inscription (Eng)||BENCJON BIRGER
BORN JULY 24 1895
DIED AUGUST 1 1955
|Inscription (Heb)||פה מצא מנוח ה”מ בנימין בירגר נ”ע נלב”ע י”צ אב ש תש”טו והיו ימיו ששים שנה תנצ”בה|
|Historical||He and Paula married in Harbin in January 1922. They divorced in Tianjin on November 8, 1934.
He arrived in HK from Tianjin in May 1955. During that time, he lived at the Shamrock Hotel, Room 607, 223 Nathan Road, Kowloon. On July 26, he entered St. Francis Hospital (on Queens Road East) where he died one week later.
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