Vienna Jewish Community Names Building After President Killed by Nazis
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Vienna Jewish Community Names Building After President Killed by Nazis

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The Vienna Jewish Community named its newly reconstructed headquarters building in honor of Desider Friedmann, the last president of the community before the Anschluss in 1938. Mr. Friedmann died in the Auschwitz gas chambers.

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