Born: Bendzin, Poland, 16 December 1899
Profession in country of origin: Textile salesman
Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany in summer 1939
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee Surname: Mendzigurski Forenames: Leiser Chil Date and place of birth: 16.12.1899, in Bendzin (Poland) Nationality: Stateless Police reg. cert. no. 712 390 Home Office ref. no. C2774 Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough Sandwich, Kent Normal occupation: Textile salesman Decision of tribunal: Exempted 'C' Date: 17.10.1939 Whether exempted from Articles C (a) and 9 (a): Yes Whether desires to be repatriated: No
Source: National Arrives, Home Office: Aliens Department: Internees Index, 1939-1947
Submitted by Judith Elam in the form of Leiser’s ‘Exemption from Internment’ card, UK National Archives. Unfortunately, we are not allowed to reproduce these cards on the website, although we do have permission to transcribe the information from the card, as above.