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Stamp with brown background with a white illustration of a man with glasses.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: West Germany issued this stamp on the first anniversary of the death of Dr. Leo Baeck, Rabbi of the Theresienstadt Ghetto. Baeck served on the Jewish Council and was the last Eldest of the Council. He was liberated by the Russians and lived in London after the war.
1 1/4 x 1"
Leo Baeck, Germany, Stamp, Commemoration, Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Jewish Council, Last Eldest of the Council, Liberation
1945 - Present: Post-Holocaust Commemoration & Revitalization: Displaced Person Camps; Refugees and Emigration; Postwar Trials; Israel Statehood
"Leo Baeck Commemorative Stamp" (1957). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.430b.