Born: Kaschau, 20 April 1901
Profession in country of origin: Weaver (manufacturing/ machinery)
Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Vienna in 1939
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee Surname: Vulkan Forename: Ferdinand Alias: - Date and place of birth: 20/04/1901 in Kaschau Nationality: German Police Regn. Cert. No.: 710 349 Home Office ref: C 1226 Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent Normal occupation: Weaver Present occupation: Nil. Name and address of employer: - Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9a Date 04.10.1939 Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes Whether desires to be repatriated: No Tribunal District: Richborough Camp Tribunal 5
Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947.
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Signatures read – 137 Company, Pioneer Corps
Major B. Jacobs
Captain D. C. Abrahams
Lt J. L. Cohen
CSM T. Yates
CQMS F. H. Gross
Photographs submitted by George Vulkan for his uncles Heinrich and Ferdinand Vulkan