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Jewish Prayer Book
National Museum of American History, Behring Center

Jewish Prayer Book

Catalog #: 1993.0505.01    Accession #: 1993.0505
Credit: Armed Forces History, Division of History of Technology, National Museum of American History

Maker

National Jewish Welfare Board (Printer)

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 5.25" H x 3.5" W x 0.5" D

Physical Description

Abridged Prayer Book For Jews In The Armed Forces Of The United States, in drab green boards, 360 pp.

Specific History

This prayer book was owned by Sergeant Jules Herstein. He listed his military service on the inside back cover. He served five years from his induction in June 1940 till his discharge on 5 December 1945.


Keywords

Country: United States
States: California, Hawaii
War: World War II
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