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In the period between June and October 1942, thirteen transports left Vienna (Wien) for Theresienstadt. Each transport consisted of about 1,000 Jewish deportees, most of whom were old and sick. In January 1943, after a break of several months, the deportation of Jews from Vienna was resumed. This time, the transports were relatively smaller in size, each consisting of about 100 people.
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Places: Wien, Vienna, Austria
Route of Transport: from Departing Station Wien, Vienna, Austria to Brno, Brno Hlavni Mesto, Moravia-Silesia, Czechoslovakia on 08/01/1943
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Origin of Deportation: Wien, Vienna, Austria
Transport No: 46b
Beginning of Event: 08/01/1943
Segment of Route: Departing Station
Departure Station: Vienna, Nordbahnhof
Means of Transportation: Rail car attached to a regular passenger train
No. of People (Minimum Estimate): 100
No. of People (Maximum Estimate): 100
Destination of Deportation: Brno, Brno Hlavni Mesto, Moravia-Silesia, Czechoslovakia
Route of Transport: from Stopover Brno, Brno Hlavni Mesto, Moravia-Silesia, Czechoslovakia to Bohusovice, Litomerice, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia on 09/01/1943
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Origin of Deportation: Brno, Brno Hlavni Mesto, Moravia-Silesia, Czechoslovakia
Transport No: 46b
Beginning of Event: 09/01/1943
Segment of Route: Stopover
No. of People (Minimum Estimate): 100
No. of People (Maximum Estimate): 100
Destination of Deportation: Bohusovice, Litomerice, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia
Route of Transport: from Stop Bohusovice, Litomerice, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia to Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia on 09/01/1943
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Origin of Deportation: Bohusovice, Litomerice, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia
Transport No: 46b
Beginning of Event: 09/01/1943
Segment of Route: Stop
Means of Transportation: Marched by foot
No. of People (Minimum Estimate): 100
No. of People (Maximum Estimate): 100
Destination of Deportation: Theresienstadt, Ghetto, Czechoslovakia
Transport No. upon Arrival: IV/14b
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