Give Them a Face portrait collection. Collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection. Collection

This collection contains over 19,650 portraits of Roma, Sinti and Jewish men, women and children from Belgium and the north of France, whom have been deported from the SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks) to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Buchenwald, Ravens...

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Goldberg-Goldberg family. Collection

Goldberg-Goldberg family. Collection

This collection contains: pre-war and wartime pictures of Sarah Goldberg’s family, and a group photo of repatriated female Auschwitz survivors ; a testimony written post-war by Sarah Goldberg, documenting her experiences in the concentration camps ...

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Norbert Vos-Obstfeld. Collection

Norbert Vos-Obstfeld. Collection

This collection contains: the French ID card of Chuma Rajzel Galant-Holcman ; pre-war family photos of the extended Obstfeld-Fleischer and Zwaaf-Vos families, including childhood, wedding and vacation photos ; photos of the Obstfeld-Zwaaf family afte...

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Flor Van Laer. Collection

Flor Van Laer. Collection

This collection contains: postcards sent by family members to David Wajntraub and his wife Sura Gitla alias Sara Broner in Brussels (1937-1942) ; a letter from the Antwerp Ortskommandantur to the mayor of Schoten, confirming the confiscation of build...

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Precious prints. Collection

Precious prints. Collection

This collection contains precious prints such as pamphlets, posters, books and other types of publications published before 1950. The topics include pre-war Jewish life, anti-Semitism, ideologies of various political movements, biographies of camp su...

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Lupu-Sigal family. Collection

Lupu-Sigal family. Collection

This collection contains a letter thrown out of deportation transport XXII A by Ernestine alias Esther Lupu and three pre-war photos of Bella, Arlette and Ernestine (Esther) Lupu and their mother Adela Sigal.

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Postcard by Edith Silbiger. Item

Postcard by Edith Silbiger. Item

This item is a postcard sent by Edith Silbiger, while detained at the Dossin barracks and working as a secretary there, to her parents in Forest, Brussels, in 1942. The item contains information on the exchange of letters and requested items.

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Parcel request form of Eva Kostelaniec. Item

Parcel request form of Eva Kostelaniec. Item

A parcel request form filled out by Eva Kostelaniec alias Hawa Jaffe while detained at the Dossin barracks in Mechelen

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Postcard by Markus Singer. Item

Postcard by Markus Singer. Item

This item is a postcard sent by Markus Singer, while detained at the Dossin barracks, to the protestant parish office in Grossgartach (today Leingarten). The text contains a request to obtain copies of baptism and marriage certificates for the family...

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Miscellaneous photos collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

Miscellaneous photos collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

This collection consists of work copies of miscellaneous photos on the Holocaust in general and the Belgian case in particular, stored in dozens of institutes worldwide. The copies were entrusted to the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance in ...

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Gorren-Gelernter family. Collection

Gorren-Gelernter family. Collection

The collection contains: four pre-war photos of Hinda (Henriette) Gelernter including a picture taken at the Université Libre de Bruxelles or ULB (Free University of Brussels) where she studied; a page from Hinda (Henriette) Gelernter's admission pa...

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Postcard depicting the Dossin barracks. Item

Postcard depicting the Dossin barracks. Item

A postcard depicting the façade of the Dossin barracks after the war

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Rozenblum-Suknik family. Collection

Rozenblum-Suknik family. Collection

This collection contains: documents regarding Natan Rozenblum’s migration to Belgium, including his Polish passport ; two tailor’s sketchbooks containing drawings for clothing ; pre-war, wartime and post-war photos of the Rozenblum-Suknik family,...

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Dreyfuss-Isenberg family. Collection

Dreyfuss-Isenberg family. Collection

The collection contains seven photos of the Dreyfuss-Isenberg family and a prayer card commemorating rescuer Yvonne Veys as well as seven letters and two cards. Five letters and perhaps the two cards were sent by the Dreyfuss family, after they had m...

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David Pelc. Collection

David Pelc. Collection

This collection contains a photo of David Pelc, two yellow stars bought but never worn by David Pelc, two pre-war and three post-war photos of Sonia Hailstone (alias Aimée Cuypers and Sonia Anoutchin), four forms sent by David Pelc and his cousin Ja...

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Gabriel Bauden. Collection

Gabriel Bauden. Collection

This collection contains two passport photos of Gabriel Bauden, two photos of Gabriel Bauden and his girlfriend Jenny Imberechts, a letter sent by Gabriel Bauden to Jenny Imberechts while detained at the Dossin barracks in August 1942, a letter to Je...

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Miscellaneous documents collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

Miscellaneous documents collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

This collection consists of work copies of miscellaneous documents on the Holocaust in general and the Belgian case in particular, stored in dozens of institutes worldwide. The copies were entrusted to the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance ...

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Aronsfrau-Hollander family. Collection

Aronsfrau-Hollander family. Collection

This collection consists of: photos of the Aronsfrau-Hollander family, including photos of siblings Leonore, Norbert and Siegbert Aronsfrau as children and adults, photos of parents Leon Aronsfrau and Eva Hollander, photos taken during family vacatio...

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Landau-Blitzer family. Collection

Landau-Blitzer family. Collection

This collection contains an audio testimony of Anna Grunfeld-Landau ; a postcard sent by Anna's brother David Landau from the Monowitz camp to their parents in Belgium in 1944 ; two pre-war work permits of Jacob Landau ; two documents certifying the ...

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Interviews by Johannes Blum. Collection

Interviews by Johannes Blum. Collection

This collection consists of over 1,100 testimonies (over 1,200 recordings) conducted by Johannes Blum, researcher and interviewer at Les Compagnons de la Mémoire. Among those interviewed are Jewish camp survivors, Jewish and non-Jewish resistance fi...

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Borisewitz family. Collection

Borisewitz family. Collection

This collection consists of the following files: KD_00577_0001 : Belgian passport used by Robert Borisewitz for fleeing to Brazil in 1940 KD_00577_0002: documents regarding the military career of pilot Oscar Borisewitz ; correspondence between broth...

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Abram Hofnung. Collection

Abram Hofnung. Collection

This collection consists of five postcards sent by Abram Hofnung while detained at the Dossin barracks in August 1942 to his wife Bajla Taszman in Brussels.

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Relieken - Reliques. Collection

Relieken - Reliques. Collection

The “Relics” collection comprises 3,065 envelopes. Each contains personal documents confiscated by the Aufnahme (camp administration) at the SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks) upon arrival of a detainee at the barracks. The documents range ...

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Patrick Verwerft. Collection

Patrick Verwerft. Collection

This collection contains: documents of Michel Van West and his family, detained at the Dossin barracks and deported via Transport XXIV ; documents of René Basch, detained at and released from the Dossin barracks ; a statement on behalf of Max Kirsch...

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Gruszow-Oppenheimer family. Collection

Gruszow-Oppenheimer family. Collection

This collection contains a bowler hat worn by Louis Bloch, father of donor Jean Bloch, as well as documents and photos regarding the Gruszow-Oppenheimer family, including family documents (work permits, passports, a wedding booklet, etc.) of Feiwel G...

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