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Rosenbaum family collection

Document | Accession Number: 2015.365.1

Documents, correspondence, and photographs, including nametag #34 given to Kurt Rosenbaum by the American Friends Service Committee as he sailed from Lisbon on board Portuguese ship SS Mouzinho and arrived in New York on June 21, 1941 as part of the first transport of the US Committee for the Care of European Children. Kurt travelled to Portland, OR and was subsequently adopted by the Goldsmith family. In September 1945, he was drafted into the US Army and sent to Okinawa, Japan. Includes an honorable discharge certificate for the US Army, and copy of German birth certificate issued to Kurt.

Date
1941-1945  (inclusive)
Extent
2 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Kurt R. Goldsmith in memory of his father, Kenneth Kurt Rosenbaum Goldsmith, and his grandparents, Frieda and Siegfried Rosenbaum
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Record last modified: 2018-01-19 17:49:35
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