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Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Hermann Mayer (b. October 20, 1894 in Enskirchen) and his wife Helene (nee Freudenberg) Mayer (b. Octobr 2, 1895 in Berlin) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Switzerland and sent to their residence in Gouda.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 86997

Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Hermann Mayer (b. October 20, 1894 in Enskirchen) and his wife Helene (nee Freudenberg) Mayer (b. Octobr 2, 1895 in Berlin) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Switzerland and sent to their residence in Gouda.

Hermann Mayer was one of the last owners and directors of the Herrmann Gerson-Fashionhouse. Helene Mayer née Freudenberg was the daughter of Hermann Freudenberg. They moved from Berlin to the Netherlands. They were deported to Bergen-Belsen, and perished in 1945. Helene was in the "forgotten train" and died, four weeks after the liberation of the train in Riesa. Their two daughters were murdered 1942 in Auschwitz.

Date
1942 December 10
Variant Locale
Ter Gouw
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Enrico Mandel-Mantello
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