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    Werner Weinberg, birth 30 May 1915 Rheda, Duitsland, died 27 Jan 1997 Cincinnati, Ohio, VS, occupation: Leeraar Hebreeuwsch, son of Elias Leffman Weinberg and Paula Ursula Gruenewald
    Documentatie:
    "Self-Portrait of a Holocaust Survivor" by Werner Weinberg

    http://findingaids.cjh.org/?pID=259139: Guide to the Papers of Werner Weinberg
    (1915-1997) 1907-1993
    AR 10083
    Processed by Yakov Sklar as part of the Leon Levy Archival Processing Initiative, made possible by the Leon Levy Foundation
    Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, N.Y. 10011

    Biographical Note
    Werner Weinberg, teacher, writer, and linguist, was born on May 30th, 1915 in Rheda, Germany.

    Upon graduation from high school, Werner Weinberg continued his education at the Israelitische Lehrerbildungsanstalt, Wčurzburg where he received a certificate for teaching at public and religious schools.

    In 1939 Weinberg&Aelig;s family was forced to immigrate to Holland. They were interned at the Westerbrock Camp in 1943, before being deported to Bergen-Belsen in 1944. In 1948 Werner Weinber along with his wife, Lisl and their daughter Susie moved to th e United States.

    In the United States Weinberg continued his education and in 1961 he received his Ph.D. from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. He began his teaching career there at the same year.

    Werner Weinberg wrote a number of books about the Holocaust as well as on Hebrew orthography and literature.

    Werner Weinberg died on January 27th, 1997.
    to:
    Viktoria Luise Halberstadt, alias: Lisl, Luise Halberstadt, birth 11 May 1915 Wenen, Oostenrijk, died 1993, daughter of Hans Halberstadt and Rosa Schwarz
    1) Hanna Weinberg, alias: Hannele, birth 13 May 1940 Apeldoorn, died 8 Nov 1942
    2) Susanna Weinberg, alias: Susie to:
    NN Konicov
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