Re: Kitchener Internment Camp for Jews in Kent #general


Nick <tulse04-news@...>
 

< NFatouros@aol.com > wrote in message news:110.46a9b0c0.2f7beb1b@aol.com...

On Mar. 29, 05, Chantal Auerbach (chantal.auerbach@btconnect.com) wrote:

<< Would anyone be able to tell me if there is any resource that one can
go to, to find details of internees at the above camp? >>

I have done various searches via the internet and I have drawn a blank.

I did a very quick google search using the terms "Kitchener Kent Jews" and
almost instantly turned up:

http://www.archives.lib.soton.ac.uk/guide/MS116-1-25.shtml

where it says that in the Special Collections of the University of
Southhampton there are copies of the "Kitcherner Camp Review," the Journal
of the Kitchener Camp for Refugees at Richborough, near Sandwich, Kent,
March-November 1939.

The listings at the above Southampton Library's special collections website
also show that there are quite a few documents, letters, etc., concerning
Jews, although the entry for the Kitchchener camp doesn't specify "Jews"
but only "refugees."
Southampton Univ have also carried out a survey of Jewish archives in the
British Isles.

http://www.archive5.lib.soton.ac.uk/

Nick Landau
London, UK

COHNREICH (Anklam, Germany Krajenka, Poland) ATLAS (Wielkie Oczy (near
Lvov/Lemberg), Poland)
WECHSLER(Schwabach, Germany) KOHN (Wallerstein and Kleinerdlingen,Germany)
LANDAU/FREDKIN(Gomel, Mogilev, Belarus)

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