Gunter Aron

Born: Jastow, Poland, 12 February 1923

Profession in country of origin: Berlin ORT student

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in August 1939


Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee   
Surname: Aron
Forename: Gunther Siegfried
Alias: - 
Date and place of birth: 16/02/1923 in Jastrow 
Nationality: German 
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 768 201
Home Office ref:      
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent 
Normal occupation: Pupil
Present occupation: 
Name and address of employer: - 
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C"
Date 19.10.1939 
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes 
Whether desires to be repatriated: No 

Tribunal District: Richborough Camp Tribunal 2

Source: National Archives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947.

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Please see Jim Terr’s Blue Canyon Productions at the following link for Gunther’s recollections of this period of his life:

In PDF form below, in case the link breaks