Bernstein, Arthur

Birth Name Bernstein, Arthur
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth     Arthur Bernstein came from Boston

Military Service   United States Merchant Marines USMM  

Military Service   מח"ל מתנדבי חוץ לארץ ‎Machal Volunteers from Abroad  

Event Note

Arthur Bernstein cites: he was "provoked by the events of the time to volunteer my services" for the effort.

Boat 1947 חיים ארלוזורוב USS Ulua USCGC Unalga Chaim Arlosoroff יובל Yuval Arthur Bernstein served as Senior Deck Officer

Boat 1947 מדינת היהודים INS Eilat (A-16 Aleph 16) INS Matzpen Zefonit USCGC Northland (WPG-49) Jewish State Medinat haYehudim Arthur Bernstein served as Second Mate/Chief Mate

Event Note

British Intelligence cites Arthur Bernstein serving as Chief Mate aboard Northland Medinat haYehudim.
British Intelligence also cites Arthur Bernstein addressing a meeting at Madison Square, where he endorsed his brother, William Bernstein, who was killed during the boarding of President Warfield Exodus 1947,'s "extreme and mischievous political outlook."

Marriage     Arthur Bernstein married Evelyn

Event Note

Arthur Bernstein returned to the United States, and worked in the lumber industry, and made his mark as a businessman.
Arthur and Evelyn Bernstein settled in Peabody.



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