Sauveur Eskenazi. Interview

Sauveur Eskenazi. Interview

In this interview Sauveur Eskenazi talks about: his youth in Marseille, France ; his family's arrest and their internment in the camps Royallieu near Compiègne and Drancy near Paris ; their deportation to Auschwitz-Birkenau ; his life as a forced la...

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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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Nathan Goldman and Jenta Niechcicki. Collection

Nathan Goldman and Jenta Niechcicki. Collection

Group picture of the children attending school at the catholic institute run by the Sisters of Mercy in Heverlee, where Nathan Goldman was hidden.

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Index cards on Jews from Belgium interned in or deported from France. Collection

Index cards on Jews from Belgium interned in or deported from France. Collection

This collection consists of index cards containing information on 9,765 Jewish men, women and children who in general lived in Belgium before the Second World War and who were interned in or deported from French internment camps during the war. The g...

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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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Awret-Spicker family. Collection

Awret-Spicker family. Collection

This collection consists of: KD_00356_0001: Original items donated by Irene Spicker-Awret, including a war-time photo of her with friends, five oil paintings created by Irene during her internment at the Dossin barracks, a puppet and a drawing for th...

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Transportlisten. Collection

Transportlisten. Collection

The Transportlisten series consists of two parts : KD_00013_01 : The first part contains the carbon doubles of the original lists of all transports (Jews, Roma and Sinti) from the SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks) to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Buchen...

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Cipa Wajncwajg. Collection

Cipa Wajncwajg. Collection

This collection consists of two postcards sent by Cipa Wajncwajg to her husband Moszek Klainer and their children Bernard and Annie, while interned at the Dossin barracks in September 1942.

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Lili Nahmias. Collection

Lili Nahmias. Collection

This collection contains one letter written by Lili Nahmias while detained at the Dossin barracks in May 1944 and sent to her parents at the Jewish elderly home in Scheut ; one note written by Lili Nahmias and thrown out of deportation transport XXV ...

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De Metz family. Collection

De Metz family. Collection

This collection contains a pre-war photo of the complete De Metz family, a photo of middle son Henri De Metz wearing the yellow badge in 1942 and a request for food and clothes sent by the De Metz family members detained at the Dossin barracks to the...

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Elisabeth Thalheim. Collection

Elisabeth Thalheim. Collection

This collection contains digitised copies of 7 postcards and a letter sent by Elisabeth Thalheim to her mother Karola Kohn and her daughter Nelly Klein via Elisabeth’s Belgian, non-Jewish friend Lina Govaerts, while interned at the Dossin barracks ...

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Wouthuysen-Ricardo family. Collection

Wouthuysen-Ricardo family. Collection

This collection contains two letters and a postcard sent by Willem Wouthuysen and his wife Ester Ricardo, while detained at the Dossin barracks in August 1942, to their daughter Elisabeth Wouthuysen and her husband Karoly Farago.

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Gert (Gerhard) Lilienthal. Collection

Gert (Gerhard) Lilienthal. Collection

KD_00059_0001 : Judaica concerning Jewish emancipation and the German liberal revolution of 1848 ; remains of the looted collection of Berlin banker dr. Heinz Lilienthal, father of the donor. KD_00059_0002 : Prewar Lilienthal family documents, inclu...

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Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection. Collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection. Collection

This collection contains over 4,200 portraits of Jewish men, women and children from Belgium, whom have been deported from the French camps Drancy, Angers, Beaune-la-Rolande, Compiègne, Pithiviers and Lyon, to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Sobibor, Maidanek a...

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Johannes Frank. Collection

Johannes Frank. Collection

The collection contains pages from the Frank family photo album ; pictures of the Frank family showing family life before, during and after the war ; pictures of Johannes Frank, Dossin barracks camp commander, in SS uniform, in Belgium and France ; p...

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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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