Gustave Selig

Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death 20 Aug 1938 (aged 61)
Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Burial Yokohama, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
Memorial ID 80055158 View Source
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Gustave Selig came to Japan intending to spend one year of language immersion for his education in Berlin. He never left.

He went to work with the trade company Winckler & Co. and advanced to the position of partner. His sons also trained in the company and became the second generation of owner/managers.

Husband of Sophie Selig.

Father of Hans Selig and Gustav Selig Jr.

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  • Created by: Rebecca Ewing Peterson
  • Added: 7 Nov 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 80055158
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gustave Selig (12 Oct 1876–20 Aug 1938), Find a Grave Memorial ID 80055158, citing Yokohama Foreign General Cemetery, Yokohama, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan ; Maintained by Rebecca Ewing Peterson (contributor 46987065) .