Hans Blum – Docs

Hans Blum – born in Berlin, Germany, on 2nd July 1899

Profession in country of origin: Lawyer

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Berlin in 1939

Richborough transit camp, Hans Blum, 3rd June 1935
Kitchener camp, Hans Blum, 3rd June 1935
With the kind permission of Ben Lachmann for his father-in-law, Hans Blum
Translation into English to follow
Kitchener camp, Hans Blum, 17 December 1938
Kitchener camp, Hans Blum, 17 December 1938
With the kind permission of Ben Lachmann for his father-in-law, Hans Blum
Translation into English to follow
Richborough transit camp reference, Hans Blum
Kitchener camp reference, Hans Blum
With the kind permission of Ben Lachmann for his father-in-law, Hans Blum

This is a fascinating document, showing Jonas May’s signature; according to the May family, it is likely that the calligraphy was penned by Phineas, given that it was a hobby of his.