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  ...

Josef Hermann

  • Born: 06-20-1911
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Category: expelled student

Josef HERMANN, born on June 20th, 1911 in Vienna/Austria (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Vienna/Austria, Citizenship: Austria), son of Isak Hermann (merchant), lived in Wien 13, Hietzinger Hauptstraße 116, was enrolled finally in the spring term 1938 at the Medical School in the 5th year of his studies ('Absolutorium' was certified on January 24th, 1939). In the spring term 1938 he was allowed to continue andfinish his studies in the context of the Numerus clausus of Jewish Students until the end of the term.

 

He was also employed as a demonstrator (with a grant) at the anatomy department I (Prof. Sauser) of the Medical School. After the "Anschluss" he was fired from this position and lost his grant for racist reason and was also no more allowed to finish his medical studies.

Lit.: Archive of the University of Vienna, Senate records 1937/38

Herbert Posch


Dokumente

Nationale of Josef Hermann, spring termn 1938 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Josef Hermann, spring ...
Nationale of Josef Hermann, spring termn 1938 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Josef Hermann, spring ...
Nationale of Josef Hermann, fall term 1937/38 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Josef Hermann, fall te...
Nationale of Josef Hermann, fall term 1937/38 (1st form back), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Josef Hermann, fall te...



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