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Norbert Strauss

Norbert and Dorothy Strauss are Teaneck residents. Norbert was general traffic manager and group VP at Philipp Brothers Inc., retiring in 1985. Dorothy worked as a senior systems analyst at CNA Insurance Company.

Articles by Norbert Strauss

Maimonides on Sacrifices

Readers of The Jewish Link might recall that in 2019 I wrote a two-part article entitled “When Moshiach Comes.” The article discusses what the situation

Churchill in the Prewar Years

Much has been written about the Holocaust years (including by this author), generally defined as covering the period from November 1938 to the end of

What If…?

Part Two (continued from last week) The second occurrence I referred to happened a few months later, in early 1946, on board the troopship en

Time to Say Goodbye

Yes, the time has come to say goodbye. It has been a lot of fun during the past more than three and a half years

Remembering the Past

Part III (continued from last week) In the office of Philipp Brothers where I worked for 36 years, starting right out of college in 1949,

The Unwanted

Part 6 (Continued from last week) In July 1942 the remaining refugees in Gurs were transferred to Rivesaltes, at the eastern end of the Pyrenees.

Operation Benjamin

Part 3 (Continued from last week) Once the new headstone had been erected, Rabbi Schacter welcomed all who attended in a very emotional address relating

A Shul Is Reborn

Some of my readers might recall that in the past I have written about my own experience as an 11-year-old boy on Kristallnacht, November 9/10,