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03 Notable Members of the Community

This exhibit represents those who were leaders in the Jewish community. These include the founders, the members who were active in Jewish community affairs, civic leaders, philanthropists, well known personalities, as well as religious leaders. Jews also served in the British army, and General JFR Jacob rose to be Lieutenant General of the Indian Army. Among the personalities represented are those who left Calcutta, and made their mark in other countries.

There were also many women pioneers who have been represented in another section, as are those who were in the media.