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Vienna Jewish Community Decides to Sell Rothschild Hospital

June 18, 1956
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The board of the Vienna Jewish Community has decided to sell the Rothschild Hospital, one of Vienna’s largest hospitals, it was announced here today. The community his other more modern, Jewish hospitals available to its members.

During the Nazi occupation, the S.S. used the hospital for its own members. After the liberation, DP’s crossing into Austria were sheltered at the hospital Recently it was used as an old age home.

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