Gerhard Wolf – Documents

Gerhard Wolf – born in Berlin, Germany: 25th May 1923

Profession in country of origin: Student (Berlin ORT)

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany on 29 August 1939

Kitchener camp, Berlin ORT, Gerhardt Wolf, Jewish Refugees Committe, Arrival in England 29 August 1939
Kitchener camp, Berlin ORT, Gerhardt Wolf, Jewish Refugees Committee, Arrival in England 29 August 1939
With the kind permission of World Jewish Relief
“Entered UK as a student at the ORT technical school, Leeds 7, who applied for permit and are maintaining him. Required fare to London, visa expenses and ticket to Liverpool where he will wait mid-May to USA. USA visa number 7894. ID no. 1172943. We paid before legislation of [?]. On 9 may 1940, £2.12.0 Visa fees paid £1.15.10 fares to London
B. Non-transmigrants
Name of ship: Samaria
Steamship Line: Cunard White Star Limited
Names and descriptions of ALIEN passengers embarked at the port of Liverpool
Date of Departure: 22nd May 1940
Where bound: New York

Contract ticket number: 128254
Port at which passengers have contracted to land: New York
Names of passengers: Wolf, Gerhard
Class: 3rd
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Accompanied by husband or wife - Males / Females -
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Not accompanied by husband or wife - Males 16 / Females -
Children between 1 and 12: -
Infants: -
Last address in the United Kingdom: 226, Chapeltown Road, Leeds
Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Student
Country of last permanent residence: Foreign Countries
Country of Intended Future Residence: USA
Country of which Citizen or Subject: Lithuania

Source: National Archives: Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960

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