Max Schiff

Born: Vienna, Austria, 14 August 1914

Profession in country of origin: Goldsmith

Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Austria in 1939


Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee   
Surname: Roth
Forename: Alfred
Alias: - 
Date and place of birth: 04/05/1899 in Witten 
Nationality: German 
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 713 019 
Home Office ref: C 3778     
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent 
Normal occupation: Farmer
Present occupation: 
Name and address of employer: - 
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" 
Date 23.10.1939 
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes 
Whether desires to be repatriated: No 
 [Stamped] Return authorised for consideration
under Cat. 7 14.01.1942

                                 Sailed for Australia
                                   in SS Dunera
                                 on 10th July, 1940

                   Nationalised 25.06.1947

                                  Richborough EC
Retd. UK 23.02.1946 as released internee. SS Athlone Castle

German         Exempt Cat 9a

S 34910

RCA                                      H
R a 2.442                                R
Aust Lab Corps
Enrolled (see list)                      Aus

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

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