Wacław Litauer Poland

Biography of Wacław Litauer

Wacław Litauer graduated from the University in 1944 with an MA in Politics. He came from Łódź, Poland, where he was schooled at the Józef Piłsudski Municipal Secondary School for Boys. His father, Markus, was a bookkeeper.

Litauer had been studying Law at the University of Warsaw and came to Glasgow to study Politics. He first matriculated at the University in 1941 at the age of 31, attending classes in Social Economics, Political Philosophy, Russian, Political Economy, English Economic History, Statistics and Economics. In his second year he received a bursary from the British Council to help fund his studies.

Litauer was granted British citizenship in 1967 while working as an indexer and librarian in London.


Other Online Resources

Archival Materials

  • DC 183/11/87 General Council Register 1962. pg. 264
  • R8/5/62/5 Matriculation Slips I - L 1941-1942
  • R8/5/63/5 Matriculation Slips I - L 1942-1943
  • R8/5/64/5 Matriculation Slips I - L 1943-1944


Wacław Litauer
Born 10 April 1910.
GU Degree: MA, 1944; Social Sciences,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: librarians
English snippet: Social Sciences graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 19th Dec 2012

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Poland Poland, Łódź, Łódź
Place of Birth

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  • Graduate