Preamble

Following the advent of the National Socialist regime in the year 1938, more than 2,700 mostly Jewish affiliates of the University of Vienna were dismissed and subsequently driven away and/or murdered - lecturers, students and administration employees. Furthermore, over 200 people were stripped of their academic titles.
In 2008, 70 years after the so-called "Anschluss" [annexation] and the pogroms of what came to be cynically called the "Kristallnacht" [Crystal Night], the University of Vienna commemorates this injustice and  ...

Gertrud Zerner (verh. Maengwyn-Davies)

  • Born: 12-28-1910
  • Faculty: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Category: expelled student

Mag. pharm. Gertrud ZERNER (married MAENGWYN-DAVIES), born on December 28th, 1910 in Paris/France (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Vienna/Austria, Citizenship: Austria), daughter of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ernst Zerner (chemist), lived in Wien 8, Neudeggergasse 1, was enrolled finally in the fall term 1937/38 at the Philosophical School in the 5th year of her studies and took courses in Psychology, Chemistry and Pharmaceutics/Pharmagnosy.
She emigrated to Great Britain in 1938 and further on to the USA where she could continue her studies in New York.

Lit.: BRANDSTETTER 2007, 140; RÖDER 1983, 762.


Dokumente

Nationale of Gertrud Zerner (verh. Maengwyn-Davies), fall term 1937/38 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Vienna University ArchiveNationale of Gertrud Zerner (verh. ...
Nationale of Gertrud Zerner (verh. Maengwyn-Davies), fall term 1937/38 (1st form back), Photo: H. Posch (c) Vienna University ArchiveNationale of Gertrud Zerner (verh. ...



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