Jakob Lengel – Docs

Jakob Lengel – born in Luneburg, Germany, on 20 January 1907

Profession in country of origin: Scrap metal merchant

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in 1939

Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee  
                         
Surname: Lengel
Forename: Jakob
Alias: -
Date and place of birth: 20/01/1907 in Luneburg
Nationality: Stateless
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 711 634
Home Office ref: C 17  
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent
Normal occupation: Scrap metal merchant
Present occupation: Road-making
Name and address of employer: -
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9a  
Date 13.10.1939
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes [later crossed out in red pencil]
Whether desires to be repatriated: No

Tribunal District: Richborough Camp Tribunal no. 1

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

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