De Metz family. Collection

De Metz family. Collection

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De Metz family. Collection
Anti-Jewish measures, German Occupation
Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps, Yellow badge
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 their son and brother Benjamin De Metz in Antwerp.
David Pelc. Collection

David Pelc. Collection

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David Pelc. Collection
Anti-Jewish measures, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks), Hiding
Administration, Deportees, Hidden adults, Rescuers - Individual, Transit camps, Yellow badge
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 Jacob Peltz to Sonia's address, and the envelope in which Sonia kept the documents.
Cipa Wajncwajg. Collection

Cipa Wajncwajg. Collection

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Cipa Wajncwajg. Collection
Deportees, Transit camps
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.
Benjamin Segoura. Collection

Benjamin Segoura. Collection

Memorial de la Shoah, France
Benjamin Segoura. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, Postwar Jewish life, Deportations
Administration, Deportees, France, Transit camps
This collection contains a digital copy of: the marriage booklet of Benjamin Segoura and Djoya Benaderek, Benjamin Segoura's 1939 social insurance card, a letter sent by Benjamin Segoura to his wife and children while detained at the Drancy transit camp in 1943, the post-war political prisoner certificate for Benjamin Segoura awarded to his widow Djoya Benaderek and a post-war letter from the French Ministry for former resistance fighters and war victims to Djoya Benaderek regarding the correction of Benjamin Segoura's place of death on his death certificate.
Awret-Spicker family. Collection

Awret-Spicker family. Collection

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Awret-Spicker family. Collection
SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks), Prewar Jewish life, Postwar Jewish life
Art, Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps
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 the opera Carmen, both created by artist Leon (Lon) Landau while he was detained at the Dossin barracks.
KD_00356_0002: Original items donated by Uziel Awret, son of Azriel Awret and Irene Spicker, including Irene’s war-time paint box and Azriel’s series of 37 post-war drawings on the Holocaust.
Abram Hofnung. Collection

Abram Hofnung. Collection

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Abram Hofnung. Collection
SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Family life, Transit camps
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.