Fritz Nowak – Documents

Fritz Nowak – born in Vienna, Austria, on 24 Nov 1905

Profession in country of origin: unknown

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in 1939

Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee   
Surname: Nowak
Forename: Fritz
Alias: - 
Date and place of birth: 24/11/1905 in Vienna 
Nationality: German 
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 710 527 
Home Office ref: C 1402     
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent 
Normal occupation: Electrotechnician
Present occupation: 
Name and address of employer: - 
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9a
Date 05.10.1939 
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes 
Whether desires to be repatriated: No 

[Hand-written addition: Embarked 22.05.1940]

Tribunal District: Richborough Camp Tribunal 2

Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947

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B. Non-transmigrants
Name of ship: Samaria
Steamship Line: Cunard White Star Limited
Names and descriptions of ALIEN passengers embarked at the port of Liverpool
Date of Departure: 22nd May 1940
Where bound: New York
Contract ticket number: 44670
Port at which passengers have contracted to land: New York
Names of passengers: Nowak, Fritz / Nowak, Francizka
Class: 3rd
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Accompanied by husband or wife - Males 34 / Females 30 
Children between 1 and 12: -
Infants: -
Last address in the UK: Kitchener Camp, Richborough
Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Elect. Engineer / Housewife
Country of last permanent residence: England
Country of Intended Future Residence: USA 
Country of which Citizen or Subject: Germany

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

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