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Selma (nee Meyer) Heimann and her daughter Freidel (nee Heimann) Perl posing in a garden in Berlin. Freidel is pregnant with twin daughters.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 29894

Selma (nee Meyer) Heimann and her daughter Freidel (nee Heimann) Perl posing in a garden in Berlin. Freidel is pregnant with twin daughters.

Ellinor (now Eleanor) and Evelyn Perl, twin sisters were born in Berlin in 1938 to Ernst and Frieda (nee Heimann) Perl. The family fled to Lisbon via Paris and succeeded in sailing to the United States on board the SS Nyassa on May 25, 1941. They settled in New York where the girls attended a pre-school for Jewish refugee children.

Date
1938
Variant Locale
Berlin-Buckow
Berlin-Mariendorf
Berlin-Ochstumsand
Berlin-Ploetzensee
Berlin-Reinickendorf
Berlin-Tempelhof
Berlin-Wannsee
Berlin-Schlachtensee
Berlin-Duppel
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Evelyn Perl
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Record last modified: 2007-02-13 00:00:00
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