TAUSSIG, Oskar & Bertha

17 December 1877 – 1958

Origin Bohemia (Czechoslovakia)
First settled in Nedlands, WA


Departure Port London, UK
Arrival Year 1939


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Engineer Oscar Taussig born Pilsen, 1877, died Sydney 1958. Arrived in Australia with his wife, Bertha, having first ensured that his three children had left Austria safely. He joined his daughter, Marianne Korwill and family in Perth, later moving to Sydney. Taught UWA German Department. Interest in comparative European history.


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