Born: Machnaim, 30 April 1902
Profession in country of origin: Textile Salesman
Arrived in Britain as a refugee in 1939
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee Surname: Bretler [added stamp] AUSTRALIA Rlease authd. for AUST. Lab Corp 18 Feb 1942 Forename: Moshe Alias: - Date and place of birth: 30/04/1902 in Machnaim [hand-written] Palestine Nationality: Stateless Police Regn. Cert. No.: 712 768 Home Office ref: C 3721 [crossed out / hand-written] B25360 Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent Normal occupation: Textile salesman Present occupation: Farm worker outside of Camp Name and address of employer: - [Hand-written later addition] Enrolled Aust Lab Corps Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" [hand-written] (see list) Date 19.10.1939 [Hand-written] Discharged on medical grounds Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes [later crossed out in red] Whether desires to be repatriated: No
Bretler Moshe AUSTRALIA 30.04.02 Stateless 712768 B25360 Rlease authd. for AUST. Lab. Corps 18 Feb 1942 Richborough EC
Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947.
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The following records for Moshe Bretler are in the National Archives of Australia:
NAA: B78, 1948/BRETLER M Title BRETLER Moshe Nationality: Palestinian Arrived Sydney per Dunera 26 August 1940 Contents range1948 - 1948 Series number B78 Control symbol 1948/BRETLER M Access status Open Barcode 4119171
NAA: MP1103/1, E39223 Title Prisoner of War/Internee Bretler, Moshe; Date of birth - 30 April 1902; Nationality - Palestine Contents range 1940 - 1942 Series number MP1103/1 Control symbol E39223 Access status Open Barcode 8616906
NAA: MP1103/2, E39223 Title Prisoner of War Internee Bretler, Moshe; Year of birth - 1902; Nationality - Palestina stateless Contents range 1939 - 1945 Series number MP1103/2 Control symbol E39223 Access status Open Barcode 9905727