Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
Z - Ravensbrück - 0076 - HALILA Corinne.tif
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Sondertransporte, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • Halila, Corinne
    Birthdate: 1932-05-14
  • Halila, Corinne
    Birthdate: 1932-05-14
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
XXIIB - 0142 - REINHALD René.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • REINHALD, René
    Birthdate: 1934-07-23
  • REINHALD, René
    Birthdate: 1934-07-23
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Beeldbank, Stad Oostende
XXIIB - 0096 - DEUTSCH Carolus.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • Deutsch, Carolus
    Birthdate: 1894-05-21
  • Deutsch, Carolus
    Birthdate: 1894-05-21
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem
XX - 1615 - GOLDMAN Adam.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • GOLDMAN, Adam
    Birthdate: 1942-09-06
  • GOLDMAN, Adam
    Birthdate: 1942-09-06
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem
XX - 1614 - GOLDMAN Eva.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • GOLDMAN, Eva
    Birthdate: 1940-10-21
  • GOLDMAN, Eva
    Birthdate: 1940-10-21
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem
XVI - 0756 - BOCHNER Hendrik.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • Bochner, Hendrik
    Birthdate: 1914-11-11
  • Bochner, Hendrik
    Birthdate: 1914-11-11
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
XI - 1161 - STOPPELMAN Gerda.jpg
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • STOPPELMAN, Gerda
    Birthdate: 1912-08-07
  • STOPPELMAN, Gerda
    Birthdate: 1912-08-07
Welcome collection

Welcome collection

Kazerne Dossin memorial
Welcome collection
Deportations
Collection showing photos used to welcome website users.
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
VII - 0818 - LIBERMAN Rosalia.tif
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • LIBERMAN, Rosalia
    Birthdate: 1938-12-23
  • LIBERMAN, Rosalia
    Birthdate: 1938-12-23
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
VII - 0817 - LIBERMAN Bertha Rachella.tif
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • LIBERMAN, Bertha Rachella
    Birthdate: 1935-10-28
  • LIBERMAN, Bertha Rachella
    Birthdate: 1935-10-28
Give Them a Face portrait collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
VII - 0816 - LIBERMAN Julia Renée.tif
Deportations, Extermination, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Transit camps
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, Ravensbrück, Bergen-Belsen and Vittel between August 1942 and July 1944.
  • LIBERMAN, Julia Renée
    Birthdate: 1931-08-11, 1931-08-16
  • LIBERMAN, Julia Renée
    Birthdate: 1931-08-11, 1931-08-16
Union des Anciens Déportés Juifs de Belgique (UDJB). Collection

Union des Anciens Déportés Juifs de Belgique (UDJB). Collection

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Union des Anciens Déportés Juifs de Belgique (UDJB). Collection
Postwar Jewish life, Deportations
Commemoration, Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Jewish organisations, Postwar research
This collection contains: the articles of association of the Union des Déportés Juifs et Ayants Droit de Belgique (1956) ; the 1961 membership file card system of the Union des Anciens Déportés Juifs de Belgique ; the 1979-1982 membership file card system of the Union des Anciens Déportés Juifs de Belgique ; two postcards edited by the Comité International d'Auschwitz.
Tadeusz Geisler. Collection

Tadeusz Geisler. Collection

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Tadeusz Geisler. Collection
Deportations, Postwar Jewish life
Art, Concentration camps, Death marches, Family life, Holocaust survivors
The collection contains: cutlery (spoon, fork and knife) used by Tadeusz Geisler during his internment at the Sachsenhausen concentration camp ; two strips of fabric with a red triangle, the letter P and Tadeusz Geislers prisoner number at Sachsenhausen (90175) ; three patches of cloth depicting Polish and French flags ; three small pieces of bread, saved by Tadeusz Geisler during a death march in 1945 ; a prototype of a violin bridge - the Geisler-comb - developed by Thadé Geisler; a photocopy of the patent accorded to Thadé Geisler for his violin bridge in 1966 ; three post-war photos, including a photo of Tadeusz Geisler holding a violin ; the painting "Lever du jour sur une locitaine planète" created by Thadé Geisler in 1980 ; three CDs entitled "Thadé Geisler-Wyganowski. Interprète et compositeur. Maître, écoute mon âme" ; the book "Thadé. Une longue histoire d'amour…" published by Marie-Thérèse Geisler-Thomas in 2002 ; the leaflet "Concert - Thade Geisler Wyganowski".
Springer-Chasman family. Collection

Springer-Chasman family. Collection

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Springer-Chasman family. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, Anti-Jewish measures, Deportations, Hiding, Resistance, Postwar Jewish life
Armed resistance, Commemoration, Concentration camps, Deportees, Hidden adults, Holocaust survivors, Labour camps, Postwar research, Repatriation, Sondertransporte, Yellow badge
This collection contains: several pre-war Ketubah from the Springer-Chasman extended family ; immigration documents for the Chasman family ; documents regarding parcels sent by Adela Chasman to her future husband Jacques Springer, detained in Auschwitz ; a telegram sent by Nathan (Nico) Engelsman asking when Jacques Springer will join him in Sweden ; post-war documents regarding the health of Jacques Springer, regarding his recognition as a resistance fighter and regarding his war pension ; post-war documents regarding the death of Adela Chasman's sister Helena Chasman ; post-war documents and newspaper clippings regarding Jacques Springer's search for his brother Isidore Springer alias Van Vliet ; copies of municipal deeds such as marriage and birth certificates ; the manuscript "Holocaust and Resistance by the Jews in Belgium" by Maxime Steinberg ; a written testimony by Jacques Springer ; a time line of the Springer family history ; announcements, clippings and chapters relevant for the Springer family history ; pre-war and post-war photos of members of the extended Springer-Chasman family ; a photo of Adela Chasman wearing the yellow star ; photos of Isidore Springer's grave and the monument created in his honor in Israel.
Sauveur Eskenazi. Interview

Sauveur Eskenazi. Interview

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Sauveur Eskenazi. Interview
Prewar Jewish life, Deportations, Liberation, Postwar Jewish life
Arrests, Concentration camps, Deportees, Family life, Forced labour, France, Holocaust survivors, Labour camps, Reconstruction, Repatriation, Transit camps
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 labourer in Auschwitz, Warsaw and Dachau ; his liberation in Plzeň (Pilsen) by the Soviet army and his repatriation to France ; his post-war family life in Belgium.
Sara de Leeuw. Collection

Sara de Leeuw. Collection

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Sara de Leeuw. Collection
Deportations
Deportees, Transit camps
This collection consists of two letters and a postcard sent by Sara de Leeuw to her friend Annie Boekelaer during Sara's internment at camp Vught in the Netherlands, and a photo of Sara de Leeuw.
Salomon Buchenholz. Collection

Salomon Buchenholz. Collection

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Salomon Buchenholz. Collection
Postwar Jewish life, Deportations, Liberation
Art, France, Labour camps
This collection contains: four post-war photos of the site of the Organisation Todt labour camp Dannes-Camiers ; nine drawings of life at the Organisation Todt labour camp Dannes-Camiers created by Salomon Buchenholz ; a document from 1946 regarding Salomon Buchenholz changing his surname to Buquenne ; a newspaper clipping published in Le Soir regarding the Organisation Todt labour camp Dannes-Camiers.
Renée Flaksbaum. Photo

Renée Flaksbaum. Photo

Joeri Janssens, private collection, Belgium
Renée Flaksbaum. Photo
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees
This item is a studio portrait of Renée Flaksbaum. The back of the photo mentions the date on which she gave it to her non-Jewish friend Lucy Lauwerijs, 8 August 1942, which is the same day that Renée left for the Dossin barracks with a convocation for forced labour (Arbeitseinsatzbefehl).
Precious prints. Collection

Precious prints. Collection

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Precious prints. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks), German Occupation, Anti-Jewish measures, Resistance, Liberation, Deportations, Extermination, Hiding, Antisemitism
Antisemitism, Armed resistance, Art, Commemoration, Concentration camps, Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Jewish organisations, Nazi apparatus, Perpetrators, Political prisoners, Politics, Propaganda, Religious life, Trials
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 survivors, commemoration of resistance movements, German organisations such as the SS, post-war trials and war crimes. The publications do not only focus on Belgium, but also include publications from France, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Czechoslovakia and the United States.
Patrick Verwerft. Collection

Patrick Verwerft. Collection

Patrick Verwerft, Private collection, Belgium
Patrick Verwerft. Collection
SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks), Deportations, Antisemitism, German Occupation, Anti-Jewish measures, Resistance
Antisemitism, Arbeitseinsatz, Collaboration, Forced labour, France, Ghettos, Identification measures, Industry and commerce, Jewish organisations, Liberated prisoners, Propaganda, Yellow badge
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 Kirschen confirming his release from the Dossin barracks ; Rose Goldine 's payment slip proving her membership of the Association of Jews in Belgium ; certificate exempting Charles Sternberg from wearing the yellow star ; order addressed to Laure Nejman-Reich to report to the Sipo-SD headquarters in Brussels ; one worn yellow star ; postcard from Max Margulies, deported from Drancy and working as a slave labourer in Jawiszowice, to his sister Hermine Margulies in Antwerp ; letter from the Association of Jews in Belgium accompanying the Arbeitseinsatzbefehl or work orders ; Arbeitseinsatzbefehl or work order addressed to Alta Bajla Czeresznja and Rozia Klarman, both deported from France ; leaflet of the Association of Jews in Belgium regarding the requirements of packages delivered to the Dossin barracks ; parcel request form filled out by Ida Radunska, liberated at the Dossin barracks, and Rosa Erlich and Sara Stefanie Spitz, both deported via Transport XXIII ; documents from the Red Cross regarding the delivery of parcels to the Dossin barracks ; circular letter from the city of Vilvoorde regarding the expulsion of Jews from all public posts ; documents regarding the Arian descent of employees in multiple Belgian companies and government organisations ; anti-Semitic leaflets, newspaper clippings, posters and postcards with anti-Semitic vignettes or stamps ; several letters and postcards sent to and from POWs ; certificate from the Geheim Leger - Armée Secrète (Secret Army) confirming that Mrs. Duriau-Blicq was a resistance fighter ; postcards and forms from the Theresienstadt / Terezin and Litzmannstadt / Lodz ghettos ; postcards from Stuttgart to the Association of Jews in Belgium requesting food parcels for Jews deported from Belgium and detained in Buchenwald ; letter from Siegfried Sonnenfeld, detained in Le Vernet and deported from France, to his family in Belgium ; a wartime ID issued to Edouard Van West ; a post-war ID issued to Alberthina Van West.
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

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Miscellaneous photos collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, Antisemitism, Sinti and Roma, German Occupation, Anti-Jewish measures, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks), Deportations, Extermination, Hiding, Resistance, Liberation, Postwar Jewish life
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 1994-1996, in order to create its permanent exhibition.
Miscellaneous newspapers and magazines collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

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

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Miscellaneous newspapers and magazines collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection
Antisemitism, German Occupation, Anti-Jewish measures, Deportations, Extermination, Resistance, Liberation
This collection consists of work copies of miscellaneous newspapers, magazines, clandestine press and clippings on the Holocaust in general and the Belgian case in particular, stored in mostly Belgian institutes. The copies were entrusted to the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance in 1994-1996, in order to create its permanent exhibition.
Manes Klinger. Collection

Manes Klinger. Collection

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Manes Klinger. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, Deportations, Anti-Jewish measures
Arbeitseinsatz, Deportees, Economic measures, Germany, Identification measures, Industry and commerce, Military service, Refugees
This collection contains documents regarding Manes alias Martin Klinger's life in Germany, his work for copyright agencies including Auteursbureau ALMO, Independant Management Entity, attestations from employers, correspondence, his passport, documents regarding his service in the German army during the First World War, family photos and two medals awarded to Manes Klinger.
Lili Nahmias. Collection

Lili Nahmias. Collection

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Lili Nahmias. Collection
Deportations, SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks)
Deportees, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps, Transports
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 Scheut in Anderlecht ; one note written by Lili Nahmias and thrown out of deportation transport XXV en route to Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Letter from Salomon Florsheim regarding his internment in the Theresienstadt ghetto. Item

Letter from Salomon Florsheim regarding his internment in the Theresienstadt ghetto. Item

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Letter from Salomon Florsheim regarding his internment in the Theresienstadt ghetto. Item
Deportations
Ghettos
This photocopied letter from Salomon Florsheim to Lola Kramarsky contains information regarding Salomon's internment in the Westerbork camp, the Netherlands, and the Theresienstadt ghetto, Tsjechoslovakia (today Czech Republic).