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 Arrives, 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: http://www.bluecanyonproductions.com/holo_transcript08.html