AAJHS founder passes away
Albert Halm OAM, the founding President of the Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors has passed away in Sydney.
Anna Berger, the current president of the AAHS told J-Wire: “The community has lost a fine example of the resilience of the spirit. Albert provided other Survivors with a way of healing, of memorialising and of educating future generations about the dangers of bigotry.”
He will be buried on Sunday.
Funeral service – Sydney Chevra Kadisha, 11am, Sunday 6 January, 2013 followed by the Jewish Cemetery Rookwood
Minyan – 6.45pm, Sunday 6 January, 2013, Montefiore Home Randwick.