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Dr. Parsonnet Re-elected General Chairman of U.J.A. in Essex County

Dr. Eugene V. Parsonnet will for the second consecutive year lead the United Jewish Appeal of Essex County as general chairman of the 1961 campaign. His acceptance of the re-appointment was announced today by Leo Yanoff, president of the Jewish Community Council.

A well-known surgeon, Dr. Parsonnet is a trustee of the New Jersey chapter of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the Council of the Academy of Medicine of New Jersey and a diplomat of the American Board of Surgery. He was a commander in the Medical Corps of the United States Navy in World War II, and served in the South Pacific.