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  ...

Herbert Klaar

  • Born: 11-28-1917
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Category: expelled student

Herbert KLAAR, born on November 28th, 1917 in Vienna/Austria (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Vienna/Austria, Citizenship: Austria), son of Stefanie and Leopold Klaar (retired white-collar employee, "Prokurist"), lived in Viennas' 5ht district, Wiedner Hauptstraße 98 corner Nikolsdorfergasse 1. He was enrolled finally in the fall term 1938/39 at the Medical School in the 4th year of his studies (fall term 1938/39 was validated on March 15th, 1939).
He was discriminated as a so called 'Mischling 1. Grades' but could continue his studies at first – valid until revoked – and could even finish them and graduated on February 19th, 1940. But as a 'Mischling' his doctor diploma did not entitle him to practice medicine, but banned him from medical profession in the entire Third Reich.

After 1945 he became a medical practitioner with a focus on homeopathy and opened a practice in Nikolsdorfergasse 1.

He deceased on March 13, 2003 in Vienna.

Lit.: Archive of the University of Vienna: inscription form (Nationale MED), rectors files GZ 464 ex 1938/39, medical deans files GZ 1115 ex 1939/40; Lehmanns Adressanzeiger; cemetary database.

Herbert Posch


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Nationale of Herbert Klaar, spring termn 1938 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, spring ...
Nationale of Herbert Klaar, spring termn 1938 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, spring ...
Nationale of Herbert Klaar, fall term 1938/39 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, fall te...
Nationale of Herbert Klaar, fall term 1938/39 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, fall te...
Nationale of Herbert Klaar, fall term 1937/38 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, fall te...
Nationale of Herbert Klaar, fall term 1937/38 (1st form front), Photo: H. Posch (c) Universitätsarchiv WienNationale of Herbert Klaar, fall te...



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