Knowledge Identifier: +Bugsy_Siegel
Born in 1906.
Countries: United States (47%), California (20%), (17%)
Linked to: Murder, Inc., Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, Jews, Los Angeles Herald-Examiner
Walter Rheinschild - In 1942, Rheinschild was a prosecution witness against Bugsy Siegel on charges of murdering Harry "Big Greenie" Greenberg; Rheinschild testified he had seen Siegel near Greenberg's house on many occasions in the weeks prior to the murder
During World War II, on March 10, 1944, the Local Draft Board tried to draft Siegel in the U.S. Army by asking for a waiver of an age limit, but the State Director of Selective Service refused the waiver because of the reputed legal dealings with Siegel's attorney that prohibited the induction