Born: 9 November 1920
Profession in country of origin: Tie maker
Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Austria in 1939
Information from Canada release index, no. 2
Lachs, Arnold Max Now enemy alien Released on landing UK 23.1.1941 Category C RC Y10425 Stateless Interned Camp I, Canada
Information from Canada file HO 396/III
Lachs, Arnold Max 9.22.1920 SH 3 Sailed for Canada in SS Sobricki on 4th July 1940, L18593 710425 Sobricki - to be returned to UK for probationary internment with view to release Category 7. 7/10/41 released on landing UK 23.11.1941 Now enemy alien L18593 Richborough E.C.
Source: National Archives records
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