Marcel Dassault, 1892 – 1986

April 17, 1986 (8th of Nisan, 5746): Ninety-four year old French aircraft builder Marcel Dassault who, as Marcel Bloch, was imprisoned in Buchenwald for his refusal to collaborate with the Nazis passed away.  Dassault became a Catholic after the war.

France issued a € 3,60 stamp honoring Dassault in 1988:

Marcel Dassault - France 1988

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