The Memory of Treblinka Foundation

First Name
Józef Hirsz
Last Name
Chanarin
Maiden Name
Date of birth
1897/30.10.1900
Place of birth
Warsaw/Dyneburg, Latvia
Gender
male
Mother's name
Rachela
Mother's maiden name
Father's name
Simon
Age
45
In the family
the oldest person
Marital status
married
Spouse's name
Maritza Chana Blank
Profession
roentgenologist
Country
Poland
City
Warsaw
Street
Chmielna 26
The city during the war
Warsaw
Street during the war
Nowolipki 38
Notes
He worked in the X-ray Department of the Old Jewish Hospital in Czyste and during the war he was the head of the X-ray and Physiotherapy Department of T.O.Z. [Society for Health Protection] at 43 Gęsia St. He was a citizen of Chile and had volunteered to travel back to Chile [Hotel Polski]. He was arrested, imprisoned in Pawiak, from where he and his family were deported to Treblinka.
Place of death
Treblinka/Auschwitz
Date of death
January 1945

Source

YVP Simone Chanarin (granddaughter); J. B. Gliński, “Słownik biograficzny lekarzy i farmaceutów: ofiar drugiej wojny światowej”, t. 2

Record ID
403
Date of placing in the database
13.03.2017
Desc
Józef Chanarin
Source
Yad Vashem
Rodzina
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