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Ben Hoffman B'nai B'rith Gold Star

 Collection
Identifier: B352
Benjamin Hoffman was killed in 1943 in the U.S. Navy. His brother Harry received permission to erect a headstone in Golden Hill Cemetery in 1949. Collection contains one framed gold star certificate related to Ben Hoffman from 1945.

Dates

  • 1945 June 8

Creator

Extent

1 items : flat box (19 x 18 x 3 inches)

1.25 Linear Feet (1 container) : Flat box ; 19 x 18 x 3 inches

Scope and Contents

Framed gold star certificate for Ben Hoffman given by the B'nai B'rith Denver Lodge, Number One after the death of Ben Hoffman in World War II. Max Goldberg as President of the Denver Lodge signed the certificate. The certificate contains a passage from the Gettysburg address.

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin Hoffman was killed in 1943 in the U.S. Navy. His brother Harry received permission to erect a headstone in Golden Hill Cemetery in 1949. Collection contains one framed gold star certificate related to Ben Hoffman from 1945.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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