Born: Munich, Germany, 12 April 1920
Profession in country of origin: Book-keeper
Arrived in Britain as a refugee from Germany on 6 June 1939
Male enemy alien - Exemption from internment - Refugee
Date and place of birth: 12/04/1920 in Munich
Police Regn. Cert. No.: 711 658
Home Office ref: C 875
Address: Kitchener camp, Richborough, Sandwich, Kent
Normal occupation: Book-keeper
Name and address of employer: -
Decision of tribunal: Exempted "C" & 9A
Whether exempted from Article 6(A): Yes
Whether desires to be repatriated: No
Tribunal no. 3
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: 25th January 1940 Where bound: Halifax & New York Contract ticket number: 46651 Port at which passengers have contracted to land: New York Names of passengers: Silbermann, Siegfried Class: 3rd Ages of passengers - Adults of 12 years and upwards - Not accompanied by husband or wife - Males 19 Children between 1 and 12: - Infants: - Last address in the UK: 58 Blenheim Gardens, London NW2 Profession, Occupation, or Calling of passengers: Clerk Country of last permanent residence: Foreign Countries Country of Intended Future Residence: USA Country of which Citizen or Subject: Germany
Source: National Archives: Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960.
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