Arnold Schilbach Germany Russian Federation

Biography of Arnold Schilbach

Arnold Schilbach enrolled in the University of Glasgow in 1908. He joined the Arts faculty and studied Practical Economics.

Schilbach was born in Greiz, Germany, on 3 February 1889.

After his time in Glasgow, Schilbach worked at his father's wool factory, Schilbach & Co, Wollweberei, and also took part in the First World War, having married in Dresden shortly before its outbreak on 20 June 1914.

On New Year's Eve, 1947, Schilbach was declared dead, having died at some point in a Russian prison.


Other Online Resources

Printed Materials

  • Familiengeschichte der Schilbachs: Stammreihe des vogtländischen Geschlechts Schilbach, Görlitz 1929 (Verlag C. A. Starke), s.86

Archival Materials

  • Nach Angaben von Herrn Dieter Hucke aus Bergisch Gladbach (Internet: hier gedbas) - Greiz Stadtarchiv
  • R8/5/29/7 Matriculation Slips 1908-1909 MenR - S


Arnold Schilbach
Born 3 February 1889.
Died 31 December 1947.
GU Degree: Arts, 1908;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: manufacturers
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1908
Record last updated: 15th Jul 2014

Country Associations

Germany Germany, Thuringia, Greiz
Place of Birth

Russian Federation Russian Federation, No Region
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student