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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. By that time, the great majority of the Jewish population of Lower Silesia had already been deported to killing sites near Kaunas and Izbica, to Auschwitz-Birkenau and to the Theresienstadt Ghetto. The only Jews rema
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Route of Transport: from Departing Station Breslau, Breslau, Silesia (Lower), Germany to Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia on 25/05/1944
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Origin of Deportation: Breslau, Breslau, Silesia (Lower), Germany
Transport No: IX/8 Ez1
Beginning of Event: 25/05/1944
Segment of Route: Departing Station
Departure Station: Odertorbahnhof
No. of People (Maximum Estimate): 1
Destination of Deportation: Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia
End of Event: 25/05/1944
Transport No. upon Arrival: IX8 Ez1
Link to Library:
  • Alfred Gottwaldt, Diana Schulle, Die "Judendeportationen" aus dem Deutschen Reich 1941-1945 (Wiesbaden: Marix Verlag, 2005), p.463
  • Ascher, Abraham, "Community Under Siege: The Jews of Breslau under Nazism" (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2007), pp. 238-242
  • Miroslav, Karny, "Theresienstaedter Gedenkbuch: Die Opfer der Judentransporte aus Deutschland nach Theresienstadt 1942-1945", (Prag: Academia, 2000), p. 532
  • Deutsche Reichsbahn, "Deutsches Kursbuch, Jahresfahrplan 1943" (Berlin: Deutsche Reichsbahn, 1943), pp 74, 81
Link to Archives: מסמכים משפטיים מארכיון ה-STASI, גרמניה המזרחית: חקירה ומשפט של WILHELM LACHMANN, איש גסטפו מ-BRESLAU, שנים 1981-1983

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