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Lawyer

Raphael Lemkin, Polish lawyer. member prosecution staff, United States Army as chief prosecutor Axis Criminality in Neuremberg, 1945-1946; Member American Society International Law.

Background

Lemkin, Raphael was born on June 24, 1900 in Bezwodne, Poland. Son of Joseph and Bella (Pomeranz) Lemkin.

Education

Student Gymnasium in Bialystok, Poland.

Career

General practice law, Warsaw, 1934-1939. Chief consultant Board Economics Warfare and Fgn.

Membership

Member prosecution staff, United States Army as chief prosecutor Axis Criminality in Neuremberg, 1945-1946. Member American Society International Law.

Connections

father:
Joseph Lemkin

mother:
Bella (Pomeranz) Lemkin