Josef Haber – Documents

Josef Juda Haber – born in Lysiec on 2 June 1912

Profession in country of origin: Doctor / Physician

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in 1939

[Hand-written addition: USA 21.05.1940 CR]
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee
Surname: Haber
Forename: Josef Juda
Alias: -
Date and place of birth: 02/06/1912 in Lysiec
Nationality: German
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 711 130
Home Office ref: C2194
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent
Normal occupation: Physician
Present occupation: 
Name and address of employer: -
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9A Date 10.10.1939
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes
Whether desires to be repatriated: No

[Hand-written addition: Embarked 22.05.1940
B. Non-transmigrants
Name of ship: Samaria
Steamship Line: Cunard White Star Limted
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: 44737
Contract ticket number: 44738
Port at which passengers have contracted to land: New York
Names of passengers: Haber, Josef; Haber, Gizela
Class: Tour.
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Accompanied by husband or wife - Males 27 / Females 22
Children between 1 and 12: -
Infants: -
Last address in the UK: Kitchener Camp, Richborough
Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Physician / H Duty
Country of last permanent residence: Foreign Countries
Country of Intended Future Residence: USA / USA 
Country of which Citizen or Subject: Germany / Stateless

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

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