Re: 1918 flu pandemic lists #general
As previously mentioned, there are many books on this topic, including “The Great Influenza; The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History ”by John M. Barry, that mentions my second cousin twice removed Alice WULOVITZ, who was a 16 year old nursing student in Philadelphia who died after two days of helping to take care of patients.
Sharon F. Yampell
Voorhees, NJ USA
From: Ina Getzoff
Sent: Tuesday, May 26, 2020 9:08 AM
Subject: Re: [JewishGen.org] 1918 flu pandemic lists #usa
My paternal great grandfather who came to the US in 1913 and lived in Brooklyn died of the Spanish Flu in 1918. I have a copy of his death certificate which indicates influenza and because of the time period and previous family history I have heard I believe it was the Spanish flu.
Unfortunately, there is no longer anyone in the family to verify the story or even t give me a history of what actually happened during that time. Wish there was but all if know about it is what I have read.
Delray Beach, Fla.