Tolkowsky family. Collection

Tolkowsky family. Collection

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Tolkowsky family. Collection
Prewar Jewish life, Resistance, Postwar Jewish life
Armed resistance, Art, Daily life, Deportees, Economic measures, Family life, France, Identification measures, Industry and commerce, Jewish organisations, Military service, Spoliation
This collection consists of 13 files :
KD_00045_0001: Miscellaneous photographs of the Tolkowsky family from Antwerp, including Charles Tolkowsky as an officer in the Belgian Army during the First World War, André Tolkowsky, son of Charles Tolkowsky, member of the Belgian resistance during the Second World War, Alexander de Vries and his wife Denise Tolkowsky, photos of vacation colony villa Altol, pictures taken during holidays at the Belgian coast and at the Francorchamps race track.
KD_00045_0002: Documents concerning Denise Tolkowsky and Alexander de Vries, including poems, drawings, school reports, letters from Denise’s siblings and documents sent by the Feldkommandantur
KD_00045_0003: Documents concerning Charles Tolkowsky and Ginette Sevi and their sons André and Jacques, including documents regarding Charles’ military career and spoliation.
KD_00045_0004: Documents concerning Samuel Tolkowsky and Anna Kennes, parents of Denise Tolkowsky, including letters from family members.
KD_00045_0005: Documents concerning a trip to Congo of Alice Tolkowsky and Nicolas Boruchovitz. Maps, a menu from the ship, a concert program from the ship, a passenger list (1937).
KD00045_0006: Letters from Palestine/Israel sent by Samuel Tolkowsky (nephew of Samuel Tolkowsky, father of Denise Tolkowsky) to Ginette Sevi (1945-1950).
KD00045_0007: Letters from Alfred (?) addressed to Georges, comte de Charny (Avenue Marie Antoinette 42, Paris)
KD00045_0008: Postcards sent by the Tolkowsky family to the Netherlands (1917)
KD00045_0009 : Catalogue ‘L’Union Artistique des jeunes’ (1889).
KD00045_0010: Writing paper and envelope with the Tolkowsky logo.
KD00045_0011: Hand drawn map of France and England indicating the evolution of the military front (not digitised)
KD00045_0012: Items belonging to musician Alexander De Vries (glasses, bullet cases, fabrics, yellow star torn from clothing).
KD00045_0013: Recordings of TV interviews and films (not digitised)
Schonberg-Ubersfeld family. Collection

Schonberg-Ubersfeld family. Collection

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Schonberg-Ubersfeld family. Collection
Prewar Jewish life
Daily life, Deportees, France, Holocaust survivors
This collection contains two family photos, taken in 1922 and 1935, of Abraham Herschel Schonberg, his wife Victoria Ubersfeld and their seven children.
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.
Maurice Horoit. Interview

Maurice Horoit. Interview

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Maurice Horoit. Interview
Prewar Jewish life, Anti-Jewish measures, Hiding, Liberation
Antisemitism, Education, Family life, France, Hidden adults, Human trafficking, Religious life, Rescuers – Individual, Switzerland
In this interview Maurice Horoit alias Horowitz talks about: his youth in Antwerp, Belgium ; antisemitism in Antwerp ; his friends at the Tachkemoni school ; fleeing to and hiding in France ; making his way to Switzerland with his brother and surviving there ; the reunion with his parents and their repatriation to Belgium.
Klein-Silberstein family. Collection

Klein-Silberstein family. Collection

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Klein-Silberstein family. Collection
Prewar Jewish life
Daily life, Deportees, France, Hidden children, Holocaust survivors, Migration, Reconstruction, Refugees
This collection contains twelve photos, among which a wedding photo of Josef Klein and Lotte Silberstein, photos of Silberstein and Kantorowicz family members including one under the Eiffel tower, photos of the Klein sisters including one taken at the monastery in Sugny where they were hidden and a post-war photo of the Klein sisters taken upon arrival in Canada.
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_MARCOVICI Rachel.jpg
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_79_NAMIAS Mayer.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • NAMIAS, Mayer
    Birthdate: 23/09/1899
  • Namias, Mayer
    Birthdate: 1889-00-00, 1899, 1899-09-23
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Donated by family member - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_MARCUS Amalie.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • MARCUS, Amalie
    Birthdate: 02/05/1875
  • MARCUS, Amalie
    Birthdate: 1875-05-02
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_LAST Leib.jpg
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • LAST, Leib
    Birthdate: 06/04/1899
  • LAST, Leib
    Birthdate: 1899-04-06
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_LAST Joachim.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • LAST, Joachim
    Birthdate: 27/11/1927
  • LAST, Joachim
    Birthdate: 1927-11-27
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_LAST Cécile.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • LAST, Cécile
    Birthdate: 13/12/1934
  • LAST, Cécile
    Birthdate: 1934-12-13
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_DREYFUSS Paul.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • DREYFUSS, Paul
    Birthdate: 4/12/1906
  • DREYFUSS, Paul
    Birthdate: 1906-12-04
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_78_BAU Charlotte.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • BAU, Charlotte
    Birthdate: 23/09/1902
  • BAU, Charlotte
    Birthdate: 1902-09-23
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

FelixArchief, Antwerp
KD_00350_77_SIGAL Lise.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.
  • Sigal, Lise
    Birthdate: 1904-12-27
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_SAMETZ Herbert.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • SAMETZ, Herbert
    Birthdate: 27/12/1922
  • SAMETZ, Herbert
    Birthdate: 1922-12-27
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_RUNDBERG Israel.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • RUNDBERG, Israel
    Birthdate: 22/10/1897
  • Rundberg, Izraël
    Birthdate: 1897-10-22
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_PERELCWEJG Lejzer.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • PERELCWEJG, Lejzer
    Birthdate: 15/01/1879
  • Perelcwejg, Lejzor
    Birthdate: 1879, 1879-01-15
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_MASS Noa.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • MASS, Noa
    Birthdate: 28/10/1897
  • MASS, Noa
    Birthdate: 1897-10-28
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_LINSEN Pinkas Jozef.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • LINSEN, Pinkas Jozef
    Birthdate: 22/08/1910
  • Linsen, Pinkas Jozef
    Birthdate: 1910-08-22
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_JUNG Berko.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • JUNG, Berko
    Birthdate: 11/12/1900
  • JUNG, Berko
    Birthdate: 1900-12-11
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_FREUDMANN Erich.jpg
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • FREUDMANN, Erich
    Birthdate: 17/06/1909
  • FREUDMANN, Erich
    Birthdate: 1909-06-17
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_FABISIEWICZ Binem.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • FABISIEWICZ, Binem
    Birthdate: 12/1/1920
  • Fabisiewicz, Binem
    Birthdate: 1920-01-12
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

FelixArchief, Antwerp
KD_00350_77_BEST Raphaël.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.
  • BEST, Raphael
    Birthdate: 1889-02-26
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_BENAMOU Augustine.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • BENAMOU, Augustine
    Birthdate: 22/03/1895
  • Benamou, Augustine
    Birthdate: 1895-03-22
Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

Give Them a Face (France) portrait collection

State Archives, Brussels - digitised by Kazerne Dossin
KD_00350_77_ALT Marguerite.tif
Deportations, Extermination
Deportees, France, Holocaust survivors, Transit camps
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 and Kaunas between March 1942 and August 1944. Among the deportees, four groups can be distinguished : persons that had lived in Belgium and whom had emigrated to France legally before the beginning of the war, persons that fled from Belgium to France in May 1940 or afterwards, children born out of these refugees in France and persons arrested by the Belgian state as "suspects" in May 1940 and deported to the camps in the South of France.

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  • ALT, Marguerite
    Birthdate: 6/12/1921
  • ALT, Marguerite
    Birthdate: 1921-12-06