Viktor Sonnenfeld – Docs

Viktor Sonnenfeld – born in Vienna, Austria, 14th April 1905

Occupation in country of origin: upholsterer

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Austria on 24th April 1939

Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Aliens Order, Certificate of Registration, Home office number 710 923
Submitted by the family of Viktor Sonnenfeld
Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Aliens Order, Certificate of Registration
Submitted by the family of Viktor Sonnenfeld
Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Viktor Sonnenfeld, 1939
Landed at Dover 24 April, 1939; Registered Kent police on 25 April 1939
Submitted by the family of Viktor Sonnenfeld
B. Non-transmigrants
Name of ship: Moreton Bay
Steamship Line: Aberdeen and Commonwealth Line
Names and descriptions of ALIEN passengers embarked at the port of Southampton
Date of Departure: 1 July 1939
Where bound: Australia

Contract ticket number: 5875
Port at which passengers have contracted to land: Sydney
Names of passengers: Sonnenfeld, Mr Viktor; Mrs Gertrude
Class: Cabin
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Accompanied by husband or wife - Males 33 / Females 26
Children between 1 and 12: -
Infants: -
Last address in the UK: 63, Mansell Street, London E1
Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Farming / Housewife
Country of last permanent residence: Foreign Countries / Foreign Countries
Country of Intended Future Residence: Australia / Australia
Country of which Citizen or Subject: Germany / Germany

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

Crown Copyright Images: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/legal/copyright/crown-copyright-and-our-website/

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/

Viktor Sonnenfeld, Kitchener camp, 1939
This is the cover of a multi-page booklet, which reveals details of ports en route to Australia, all the passengers (my grandparents names were mis-spelled!), the rules, the crew, and miscellaneous postage and telegram rates, etc.
Submitted by the family of Viktor Sonnenfeld
Viktor Sonnenfeld, Kitchener camp, 1930
Ship’s booklet for passage to Australia; middle pages
Submitted by the family of Viktor Sonnenfeld