Louis Amberg

Louis Amberg

Chisinau (Kishinev), Chișinău Municipality, Moldova
Death 23 Oct 1935 (aged 37)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot Block 2, Row 12R, Grave 4
Memorial ID 6066 · View Source
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Organized Crime Figure. During the 1920s and 1930s he, along with his brother Joseph, were the most feared gangsters in the Jewish neighborhoods of Brooklyn, New York City, New York. On October 23, 1935 (the same day gangster Dutch Schultz was murdered) Louis Amberg's body was found in a burning car in Brooklyn. He was killed with an ax and a shotgun blast, put in a car and set on fire. The murder contract was carried out by Abe Reles and his men in "Murder Inc".


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  • Added: 4 Aug 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6066
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louis Amberg (18 Sep 1898–23 Oct 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6066, citing Montefiore Cemetery, Springfield Gardens, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .