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On December 18 1943, a memo was sent by Chief of the Gestapo Heinrich Müller to the regional police offices requiring that Jewish spouses, whose marriages to non-Jews had ended in either divorce or in the death of their non-Jewish partner, be deported to the Theresienstadt Ghetto. In 1944 the Gestapo launched one "small" transport from Nuremberg - Fürth to Theresienstadt. This was the seventh and last deportation from the district and the fourth to Theresienstadt. In February 1943 the RSH
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Route of Transport: from Departing Station Nuernberg, Oberfranken und Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany to Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia on 17/01/1944
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Origin of Deportation: Nuernberg, Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany
Transport No: II/31
Beginning of Event: 17/01/1944
Segment of Route: Departing Station
Departure Station: Hauptbahnhof (תחנה מרכזית)
Means of Transportation: Rail car attached to a regular passenger train
No. of People (Maximum Estimate): 15
Destination of Deportation: Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia
Transport No. upon Arrival: II/31
Link to Library:
  • Alfred Gottwaldt, Diana Schulle, "Die 'Judendeportationen' aus dem Deutschen Reich 1941-1945" (Wiesbaden: Marix Verlag, 2005), p. 365-368, 462
  • Hans-Günther Adler, "Die verheimlichte Wahrheit. Theresienstaedter Dokumente" (Tuebingen: Mohr, 1958)
  • Stadtrat Nuernberg, "Schicksal juedischer Mitbuerger in Nuernberg 1933-1945. Dokumentation" (Nuernberg: self publishing, 1985)
  • Arnd Mueller, "Geschichte der Juden in Nuernberg 1146-1945" (Nuernberg: Stadtbibliothek, 1968)
  • Herbert Schultheis, Isaac E. Wahler, "Bilder und Akten der Gestapo Wuerzburg über die Judendeportationen 1941-1943" (Bad Neustadt a. d. Saale, Roetter, 1988)
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