Moses Mordko Scherzer – Photos

Moses Mordko Scherzer – born in Nepolokoz, Austria, on 9th March 1897

Profession in country of origin: banking; wholesale groceries

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Austria in April 1939

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The photograph below is reproduced here by kind permission of Helen Fry

From her book, Jews in North Devon during the Second World War: The escape from Nazi Germany and the establishment of the Pioneer Corps (Halsgrove 2005)

Pioneer Corps, Moses Mordko Scherzer, 1940
Pioneer Corps, Moses Mordko Scherzer (Max Shearer), 1940