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Maurits Harpman

Amsterdam, – Midden-Europa,

Reached the age of 42 years

Occupation: Debt collector



The fate of Maurits Harpman and his wife Henriette Koppel.

Maurits Harpman, born 15 November 1901 in Amsterdam, was s aon of Josua Harpman and Bloeme Trompetter. He was born into a family of six children in total, of whom two brothers have survived the war; two sisters and a brother were killed in the Shoah. His father had passed away in 1939 and his mother already in 1922.

On 8 April he married in Amsterdam Henriette Koppel, age 30 years and born in Zupt…

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About Maurits Harpman

By establishing the date of death of Maurits Harpman the official date is maintained as stated after the war by the Dutch Department of Justice.

In a document, which was a protocol of an on-site inspection conducted by Polish judicial authorities in March 1946 at the former camp of Blechhammer and at the mass burials site in the forest near the camp, another date of death for Maurits Harpman is m…

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Details of Maurits Harpman's death and burial

Maurits Harpman died on 5 April 1943 in Blechhammer camp and is burried in a common grave at the Community Cemetery in Opole - Polwies, Poland

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Maurits Harpman

Maurits is een zoon van Josua Harpman (A'dam, 5 september 1874 - A'dam, 9 mei 1939) en Bloeme Trompetter (A'dam, 22 maart 1878 - A'dam, 3 februari 1922).

Bron SAA archiefkaart Josua Harpman 5-9-1874

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The Kozel period.

The period between 28 August till 12 December 1942 was known as the so-called “Kozel-period”. Named as such, as a number of transports with deported Jews from Belgium, France and Holland were stopped at Kozel station, about 80 km west from Auschwitz, where the Germans unloaded men who were suitable to work in the surrounding camps in the region. Those who remained in the train, were send on to Aus…

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