|Plot Location||Sai Wan Cemetery
Joint grave IV. G. 4-5
|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|
|Mother’s Name||Bessie (née Shinwell)|
|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.|
|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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