Death of Gerda Philipsborn,
Hindustan Times, April 17, 1943

A supplement to the article “A Physicist’s Lost Love: Leo Szilard and Gerda Philipsborn,” by Gene Dannen. Copyright © 2015 Gene Dannen.
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Death of Gerda Philipsborn, Hindustan Times, Saturday, April 17, 1943, p. 4. (Transcription courtesy Katherine Prior.)

Death of Miss Gertrude [sic] Philipsborn

New Delhi, Friday. - The death occurred on Thursday at the Irwin Hospital of Miss Gertrude [sic] Philipsborn who came to India two [sic] years ago to work in the Jamia Millia at Delhi. She threw herself into the work with exemplary zeal and devotion. An internment in a refugee camp after the outbreak of the war interfered with her work for a few [sic] months. On release she returned to the Jamia Millia which by that time had moved to its new home in Okhla.