Ludwig Heinrich Brill

Born: Vienna, Austria, 25 August 1917

Profession in country of origin: Medical student

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Austria in 1939


Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee   
Surname: Brill
Forename: Ludwig
Alias: - 
Date and place of birth: 25/08/1917 in Vienna 
Nationality: German 
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 710 702 
Home Office ref: C 1282     
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent 
Normal occupation: Student
Present occupation: 
Name and address of employer: - 
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9A
Date 09.10.1939 
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.

B. Non-transmigrants
Name of ship: Lancastria
Steamship Line: Cunard White Star Limited
Names and descriptions of ALIEN passengers embarked at the port of Liverpool
Date of Departure: 9th March 1940
Where bound: Halifax NS and New York

Contract ticket number: 43417
Port at which passengers have contracted to land: New York
Names of passengers: Brill, Heinrich; Brill, Tony
Class: 3rd
Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Accompanied by husband or wife - Males 22 / 23 
Children between 1 and 12: -
Infants: -
Last address in the UK: Kitchener Camp, Richborough
Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Student / Typist
Country of last permanent residence: Foreign Countries / Foreign Countries
Country of Intended Future Residence: USA / USA 
Country of which Citizen or Subject: Austria

Source: National Archives: Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960.

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