Walter A. Eberstadt

July 15, 1921, Frankfurt am Main
February 26, 2014, New York

Moved with his family to England in 1935 to escape Nazi persecution, educated at Oxford University. He fought in World War II under the name of Walter Everitt. In 1951 he immigrated to the United States, where he began a highly successful career in investment banking, first at Lehman Brothers and later at Lazard Freres, becoming a partner there in 1970

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