Ernst Loewenberg – Photos

Ernst Josef Loewenberg – born in Halle an der Saale, Germany, 28 December 1922

Occupation in country of origin: Mechanics trainee – Berlin ORT

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany on 29 August 1939

Kitchener camp, Ernst Josef Loewenberg, Berlin ORT
Kitchener camp, ORT boys, 21 September 2011, ORT headquarter, Camden Town, unveiling a plaque to commemorate Colonel H. Levey. Photo by Monica Lowenberg
Kitchener camp, ORT boys, 21 September 2011, ORT headquarters, Camden Town. Unveiling a plaque to commemorate Colonel H. Levey.
From left to right: Simon Alberga, British ORT chairman, Bert Goldsmith, Hans Futter, Ernest Lowenberg, Graham Curzon, Felix Bujakowsky
Photo by Monica Lowenberg – rights reserved.
Kitchener camp, Ernst Loewenberg, on the right
From left to right: Felix Bujakowsky, Bert Goldsmith (he joined the ORT boys in Leeds; he was also from Berlin), Hans Futter, and my father Ernest Lowenberg
Photograph taken by Monica Lowenberg – 5 May 2012; copyright retained by the family
Kitchener camp, Ernest Lowenberg, Berlin ORT
Kitchener camp, Ernst Loewenberg, on the right
From left to right: The last three ORT boys – Felix Bujakowsky, Hans Futter, and Ernest Lowenberg. My father died of cancer on 26 August 2014 – one day before the date the ORT schoolboys left Berlin for the UK on 27 August 1939, 75 years before
Photograph taken by Monica Lowenberg – 8 June 2014; copyright retained by the family