Lothar Nelken – Letters

Lothar Nelken – born in Schwetz, West Prussia (now Świecie, Poland), 9th September 1909

Profession in country of origin: Lawyer

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany on 13th July 1939

Richborough transit camp 1939, taxes paid letter, 12 May 1939
Kitchener camp 1939, Letter to confirm all taxes paid, 12 May 1939, Lothar Nelken

Editor’s note: This translates as ‘Clearing certificate’

Reverse of certificate, showing name and address of photocopy shop on Gartenstraße in Breslau
Richborough transit camp 1939, Lothar Nelken, front of envelope
Kitchener camp 1939, Lothar Nelken, front of envelope
Richborough camp 1939, Lothar Nelken, front of envelope
Kitchener camp 1939, Lothar Nelken, envelope, sender address, Brazil

All letters and envelopes submitted by Stephen Nelken for his father Lothar Nelken, who was at Kitchener camp from 13th July 1939 to 7th February 1940