Bendix, Otto (1878-1943) : Last letter

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Farewell letter from Otto Bendix to his wife documenting his last moments in Berlin prior to deportation to Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1942.

Administrative / Biographical History

Otto Bendix was born in Wilmersdorf, Berlin, 1878, of Jewish heritage. He married a non-Jew and was deported to Theresienstadt concentration camp on one of the 'old people's transports' on 3 October 1942, where he died on 8 January 1943.

Arrangement

This collection contains one item.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Received from a family friend, Jun 1990.

Other Finding Aids

A description of this archive exists on the Wiener Library's online catalogue www.wienerlibrary.co.uk.

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies can be made for personal use. Permission must be sought for publication.