Ginsburg, Leonard E.

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Plot Location Sai Wan Cemetery
Joint grave IV. G. 4-5
Surname Ginsburg
Given Name(s) Leonard Emanuel
Place of Birth
Date of Birth (Eng)
Date of Birth (Heb)
Date of Death (Eng) December 25, 1941
Date of Death (Heb)
Age at Death 21
Hebrew Name
Spouse’s Name
Father’s Name Samuel

Mother’s Name Bessie (née Shinwell)
Other Surnames
Sex M
Marital Status
Maiden Name
Service Rank Lance Corporal
Religious Status (כ/ל/י)
Cause of Death Killed in action
Other Family Data
Inscription (Eng) In memory of our beloved son Leonard. Never to be forgotten.
Inscription (Heb)
Inscription (Other)
Historical He was a Lance Corporal with the Middlesex Regiment, 1st Battalion, service number 6206702. He served under the surname “Winter”. A stained glass window in Garnethill Synagogue remembers him and others who died in WWII.

In the early 1940’s, his parents ran a hotel in Glasgow called Ginsburg’s (or Ginsburgh’s) Crescent Hotel. They lived in Newlands.

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