Eugen Cohn – Docs

Eugen Cohn – born in Rossberg, Germany, 24 February 1911

Profession in country of origin: Farmer and hospital attendant

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in 1939

Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Arrival in Britain card, April 1939
Source: World Jewish Relief
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Wife Lotte Coster, Beuthen, Domestic, Arrival in Britain card, 2nd June 1939
Source: World Jewish Relief
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate, Thanet district, 1939
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate, Thanet district, 1939
Translation into English, below
Submitted by Sam Coster for his parents Lotte and Eugen Cohn
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate - detail, Thanet district, 1939
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate – detail, Thanet district, 1939
Submitted by Sam Coster for his parents Lotte and Eugen Cohn
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate translation, Thanet district, 1939
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Lotte Tichauer, Wedding certificate translation, Thanet district, 1939
Submitted by Sam Coster for his parents Lotte and Eugen Cohn
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee                                            Surname: Cohn
Forename: Eugen
Alias: -
Date and place of birth: 24/02/1911 in Rossberg
Nationality: German
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 768 335
Home Office ref: C 44
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent
Normal occupation: Farmer and Hospital Attendant
Present occupation: Male Nurse in Camp Hospital
Name and address of employer: -
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9a
Date 06.10.1939
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes
Whether desires to be repatriated: No

Tribunal District: Richborough Camp Tribunal 1

Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947

Editor’s note: We are not allowed to reproduce National Archives (UK) images, but we are permitted to reproduce the material from them, as shown above

Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Frederick Jack Coster (former Cohn), Son, Birth in Britain 27 July 1940
Source: World Jewish Relief
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Eric Coster, Richborough camp, Arrival date 13 April 1939, Profession as farmer for one and half years, Wife Lotte 36391
Source: World Jewish Relief
Kitchener camp, Eugen Cohn, Pioneer Corps number 138 00113 December 1939, Change of Pioneer corps number 23 June 1943
Source: World Jewish Relief