Sportspeople who died in Nazi concentration camps

2017-07-30T02:37:46+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Helena Nordheim, Gustav Flatow, Pierre Versteegh, Győző Haberfeld, Estella Agsteribbe, Bronisław Czech, Georges Tainturier, Anna Dresden-Polak, Jud Simons, Otto Herschmann, Alfred Flatow, Johann Trollmann, Victor Perez, Attila Petschauer, Isidore Goudeket, William Grover-Williams, Julius Hirsch, Lion van Minden, François Marits, Józef Noji, Martial van Schelle, János Garay (fencer), Gerrit Kleerekoper, Imre Mándi, Abraham de Oliveira, Simon Okker, András Székely, Richard Schoemaker, Roman Kantor, József Braun, Robert Benoist, Abraham Mok, Ivana Hirschmann flashcards Sportspeople who died in Nazi concentration camps
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  • Helena Nordheim
    Helena "Lea" Nordheim (August 1, 1903 – July 2, 1943) was a Jewish Dutch gymnast.
  • Gustav Flatow
    Gustav Felix Flatow (7 January 1875 – 29 January 1945) was a German gymnast.
  • Pierre Versteegh
    Pierre Marie Robert Versteegh (June 6, 1888 in Kedoeng Banteng, Sragen, Dutch East Indies – May 3, 1942 in Sachsenhausen concentration camp) was a Dutch horse rider who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics and in the 1936 Summer Olympics.
  • Győző Haberfeld
    Győző Haberfeld (June 13, 1889 – c. 1945) was a Hungarian gymnast who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
  • Estella Agsteribbe
    Estella "Stella" Agsteribbe (April 6, 1909 – September 17, 1943) was a Dutch gymnast.
  • Bronisław Czech
    Bronisław "Bronek" Czech (Polish pronunciation: [brɔˈɲiswaf ˈt͡ʂɛx]; July 25, 1908 – June 4, 1944) was a Polish sportsman and artist.
  • Georges Tainturier
    Georges Charles Armand Tainturier (20 May 1890 – 7 December 1943) was a French fencer who won team épée gold medals at the 1924 and 1932 Olympics.
  • Anna Dresden-Polak
    Anna "Ans" Dresden-Polak (née Anna Polak) (24 November 1906 – 23 July 1943) was a Jewish Dutch gymnast.
  • Jud Simons
    Judikje "Jud" Simons (20 August 1904 – 20 March 1943) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics.
  • Otto Herschmann
    Dr. Otto Herschmann (4 January 1877 – 14 June 1942) was a Jewish Austrian swimmer, fencer, lawyer, and sports official.
  • Alfred Flatow
    Alfred Flatow (October 3, 1869 – December 28, 1942) was a German gymnast.
  • Johann Trollmann
    Johann Wilhelm Trollmann (27 December 1907 – 9 February 1943) was a German Sinto boxer.
  • Victor Perez
    Victor "Young" Perez (October 18, 1911 – January 22, 1945) was a Tunisian Jewish boxer, who became the World Flyweight Champion in 1931 and 1932.
  • Attila Petschauer
    Attila Petschauer (December 14, 1904 – January 30, 1943) was a Jewish Hungarian Olympic champion fencer.
  • Isidore Goudeket
    Isidore Goudeket (August 1, 1883, in Amsterdam – July 9, 1943, in Sobibor extermination camp, Poland) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
  • William Grover-Williams
    William Charles Frederick Grover-Williams (born William Charles Frederick Grover, 16 January 1903 – February or March 1945), also known as "W Williams", was a Grand Prix motor racing driver and special agent who worked for the Special Operations Executive (SOE) inside France.
  • Julius Hirsch
    Julius Hirsch (7 April 1892 – declared dead 8 May 1945) was a German international footballer who was killed during the Holocaust.
  • Lion van Minden
    Lion van Minden (10 June 1880 – 6 September 1944) was a Dutch Olympic epee fencer.
  • François Marits
    François Marits (25 November 1884 – 2 April 1945) was a Dutch sports shooter.
  • Józef Noji
    Józef Noji (8 September 1909 – 15 February 1943) was a Polish long-distance runner.
  • Martial van Schelle
    Martial Van Schelle (sometimes shown as Martial van Schelle, 6 July 1899 – 15 March 1943) was a Belgian bobsledder, swimmer, aviator, and businessman who competed in both the Summer and Winter Olympics for Belgium from the early 1920s to the late 1930s.
  • János Garay (fencer)
    János Garay (February 23, 1889, in Budapest, Hungary – March 5, 1945, in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, Oberösterreich, Austria) was a Hungarian fencer, and one of the best sabre fencers in the world in the 1920s.
  • Gerrit Kleerekoper
    Gerrit Kleerekoper (15 February 1897 – 2 July 1943) was a Jewish - Dutch gymnastics coach.
  • Imre Mándi
    Imre Mándi (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈimrɛ ˈmaːndi]; 22 November 1916 – 1943) was a Hungarian boxer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.
  • Abraham de Oliveira
    Abraham de Oliveira (May 4, 1880 in Amsterdam – March 26, 1943 in Sobibor extermination camp, General Government (occupied Poland) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics. He was part of the Dutch gymnastics team, which finished seventh in the team event. He died in Sobibor extermination camp.
  • Simon Okker
    Simon Okker (June 1, 1881 – March 6, 1944) was a Dutch Olympic epee- and foil fencer.
  • András Székely
    András Székely (5 March 1909 – 25 January 1943) was a Hungarian swimmer who won a bronze medal in the 4 × 200 m freestyle relay at the 1932 Summer Olympics.
  • Richard Schoemaker
    Richard Schoemaker (5 October 1886 – 3 May 1942) was a Dutch fencer.
  • Roman Kantor
    Roman Józef Kantor (March 15, 1912 – 1943), born in Łódź, Poland, was a Polish Olympic epee fencer.
  • József Braun
    József Braun (26 February 1901 – 20 February 1943 ) was a Hungarian footballer who played as a half back.
  • Robert Benoist
    Robert Marcel Charles Benoist (20 March 1895 – 9 September 1944) was a French Grand Prix motor racing driver and war hero.
  • Abraham Mok
    Abraham Mok (15 May 1888 – 29 February 1944) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
  • Ivana Hirschmann
    Ivana Hirschmann (5 May 1866 – 8 May 1943) was first female physical education teacher and professor of gymnastics in Croatia.