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Eugen Marx

Mannheim, – Rotterdam,

Reached the age of 60 years

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About Eugen Marx

Eugen Marx studied medicine in Amsterdam, where he sat for his medical finals on 2 July 1906. He specialised in ophthalmics and established himself as an ophthalmist in Rotterdam. He obtained his doctoral degree on 10 July 1925 in Leiden on a thesis 'On the sensitivity of the cornea'. He became an unsalaried university lecturer in Leiden.
Eugen Marx lived at 26b Oranjelaan in Rotterdam. He practi…

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Onder druk van de omstandigheden

Het is nog altijd een uiterst gevoelig onderwerp: zelfmoord tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Historici hebben er lang geen raad mee geweten. Wat is de plaats van zelfmoordplegers binnen de oorlogsgeschiedenis?

Er is opvallend weinig over dit onderwerp geschreven en een namenlijst of gedenkboek lijkt al helemaal niet te bestaan. Het Digitaal Monument (www.joodsmonument.nl) biedt een plaats waar nabe…

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Eugen Marx and his family

Eugen Marx married Bertha Louise van den Bergh in 1908. The couple had two children. One child had left the Netherlands before the war.
In the 1930's Eugen Marx helped German Jews across the boarder. The Marx family had no doubt what would happen to them if the Nazis got hold of them. At the day of the German occupation of the Netherlands the three family members tried to escape by boat to England…

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