Moshe Bretler – Docs

Moshe Bretler – born in Machnaim, 30th 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 

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