Josef Frank – Documents

Josef Frank – born in Lathen, Germany, 29th July 1920

Profession in country of origin: Butcher’s assistant

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in 1939

Richborough camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass no. 58, J
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass no. 58, Letter J
Richborough transit camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, 24 June 1939
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, 24 June 1939
Richborough camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass invalid from 23 June 1940, Issued 24 June 1939
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass invalid from 23 June 1940, Issued 24 June 1939
Richborough camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Reichsbank 19 July 1939, Leave to land at Dover 10 August 1939, UK visa 29 June 1939, Kent police 12 August 1939
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Reichsbank 19 July 1939, Leave to land at Dover 10 August 1939, UK visa 29 June 1939, Kent police 12 August 1939
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Visa de Transit no. 12757, 6 July 1939, Belgian ambassador in Berlin
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Visa de Transit no. 12757, 6 July 1939, Belgian ambassador in Berlin
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Visa de Transit, 3 August 1939, Belgian ambassador in Berlin
Kitchener camp, Josef Frank, Reisepass, Visa de Transit, 3 August 1939, Belgian ambassador in Berlin

Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee
                                          
Surname: Frank
Forename: Josef
Alias: -
Date and place of birth: 29/07/1920 in Lathen
Nationality: German
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 712 782
Home Office ref: C2569   
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent
Normal occupation: Butcher's assistant
Present occupation: Assistant in Camp Kitchen
Name and address of employer: -
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C"  Date 19.10.1939
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes
Whether desires to be repatriated: No
Frank, Josef

29.07.1920

712 782

SH3 488

Sailed for Canada

in SS Sobiecki

on 4th July 1940

F13637

Richborough EC

Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947, Canada Internees – Germans and Austrians, C-F, Year range 1939-1942, HO 396/108

Frank, Josef

Born 29.07.20.       Category C

German               R.C.

Interned (?)         Richborough EC             Date

Camp I               Canada

Source: Home Office 396/137; Josef Frank, birth year 1920, Birth place Lathen, Nationality German; SeriesHome Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947; Document details: Canada Internees – Germans Released in Canada, Special Cases, A-K, Year range: 1942-1944

German

Frank, Josef

2.07.1920

Lathen C EAT

F13637. M, R, Canada

RA in E 26 May 1942 emplt. 


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Reproduced here with the kind permission of the Frank family for Joseph Frank