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Hildegard Levin-Gerson

Wongrowitz, – Bergen-Belsen,

Reached the age of 50 years

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About Hildegard Levin-Gerson

In 1939, Hildegard Levin-Gerson tried to flee Europe on board the passenger vessel St. Louis. In Cuba, the ship's destination, the passengers were not allowed to disembark. The ship returned to Europe, where they were taken in by various countries. The Netherlands took in 181 refugees. During the war, Hildegard Levin-Gerson and her family were deported. She died in Bergen-Belsen. Her three childre…

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Passagiers van de St. Louis

Deze persoon was één van de 937 opvarenden van de St. Louis, het cruiseschip dat op 13 mei 1939 de haven van Hamburg verliet met Cuba als eindbestemming. Veruit de meeste passagiers waren joodse vluchtelingen uit Nazi-Duitsland. Aan de overzijde van de Atlantische Oceaan hoopten zij een veilig heenkomen te vinden. Zowel Cuba als de Verenigde Staten weigerde echter de vluchtelingen op te nemen, waa…

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Camp Westerbork

Westerbork, Hooghalen Today this street is called: Oosthalen 8

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