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Alfred Jacob Kolatch

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Alfred Jacob Kolatch, American publisher. Served as chaplain United States Army, 1943-1946. Member Rabbinical Assembly, Association Jewish Chaplains (past president), Military Chaplains Association (past vice president).

Background

Kolatch, Alfred Jacob was born on January 2, 1916 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Sander and Yetta (Jacobs) Kolatch.

Education

Bachelor, Yeshiva University, 1937. Rabbi, Jewish Theological Seminary, 1941.

Career

Ordained rabbi, 1941;rabbi, Columbia, South Carolina., 1941-1943;rabbi, Kew Gardens, New York, 1946-1948;founder, president, Jonathan David Publications, Middle Village, New York, since 1949.

Works

Membership

Served as chaplain United States Army, 1943-1946. Member Rabbinical Assembly, Association Jewish Chaplains (past president), Military Chaplains Association (past vice president).

Connections

Married Thelma Rubin, June 16, 1940. Children: Jonathan, David.

father:
Sander Kolatch

mother:
Yetta (Jacobs) Kolatch

spouse:
Thelma Rubin

children:
Jonathan Kolatch

David Kolatch