This collection contains: documents regarding the service of Josef Weisz in the Czechoslovakian Army while in the United Kingdom during the Second World War ; correspondence (telegrams and postcards) from and to relatives in Belgium ; the diary of Blima alias Betty Sztajnberg who fled from Antwerp to the United Kingdom in 1940 with her mother and sister ; five photos, including pictures of Josef Weisz while serving in the Czechoslovakian army and pre-war photos of social and professional gatherings
KD_00030_0001 : Personal diary of Andrée Geulen in which she wrote down the name, age and hiding place of 1,079 jewish children whom she and (presumably) colleagues Brigitte Moons or Ida Sterno accompanied to their hiding place by order of the Jewish Defence Committee. The booklet is only accessible at the Kazerne Dossin research centre.
KD_00030_0002 : Expense claims filed by the children's ward of the Jewish Defence Committee and delivered to Suzanne Moons (Madame Brigitte). These documents are only accessible at the Kazerne Dossin research centre.
KD_00030_0003 : Photos of staff members of the Jewish Defence Committee, including portraits of Andrée Geulen, Suzanne Moons and Ida Sterno
KD_00030_0004 : Postwar thank you letters from children hidden by the Jewish Defence Committee (JDC) to Suzanne Moons.
KD_00030_0005 : Postwar press articles regarding the Jewish Defence Committee (JDC) and the rescue of Jewish children in Belgium.
The documentary “We are here!!” on the story of Rina’s cousin Francine Erlich, Francine’s husband Marcel Holender and sister-in-law Louise Holender, created by Gaël Krajzman Johns. Please copy this link into your browser to watch the complete documentary: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/498783061 (French version) or https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/558186509 (English version)