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Sondheimer family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2008.143.1

Contains two German passports (Deutsches Reich Reisepass) belonging to donor's parents, Moritz and Setty Sondheimer; donor's brother Karl's identification is included in Moritz's passport, which documents the family's flight from Nazi occupation through Lithuania, Russia, and Japan, and eventually to Shanghai, China where they remained until after the second World War ended. Includes red letter "J" added on date of passport's issue, July 5, 1940, in Kaunas (Kovno), Lithuania, and Moritz's passport includes as his middle name "Israel."

Date
1940 April 05  (issue)
Genre/Form
Passports.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Hanni Vogelweid
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Record last modified: 2018-06-06 09:43:47
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