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  ...

Alice Grosz

  • Born: 10-11-1919
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Category: expelled student

Alice Cornelia GROSZ, born on October 11th, 1919 in Vienna/Austria (entitled residency ("heimatberechtigt") for Vienna/Austria, Citizenship: Austria), daughter of Ing. Ernst Erich Grosz (racing driver, garage owner) and Margarthe Grosz, née Winter. Their marriage from 1916 was divorced in 1920 and Alice lived with her father in Vienna's 17th district, Andergasse 32. She had graduated from highschool in 1937 ("Reifepruefung/Matura") at "Maedchenrealgymnasium" in Vienna's 8th district and enrolled at the University of Vienna in fallterm 1937/38 and finally studied in the spring term of 1938 at the Medical School in the 1st year of her studies.

In 1938, after the takeover of power of National-Socialism she was forced to quit her studies for racist reason and to leave the University of Vienna.


Lit.: Archive of the University of Vienna/enrollment forms ("Nationale") MED 1937-1938; Archive of the Jewish Community Vienna/birth and marriage records; POSCH/INGRISCH/DRESSEL 2008, 396; www.genteam.at.


Herbert Posch


Dokumente

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



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