Personnel files of former Jewish Relief Unit volunteers including reports of their activities.
Jewish Relief Unit: Personnel files
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1407
- Dates of Creation1940s-1950s
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description5 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Jewish Relief Unit was the operational arm of the Jewish Committee for Relief Abroad, which was formed in 1943 by the Joint Foreign Committee of the Board of Deputies and the Anglo-Jewish Association and under the auspices and financial responsibility of the Central British Fund for Jewish Relief and Rehabilitation. This organisation, which was based in Great Britain, provided support and assistance of all kinds to Jewish Displaced Persons in the aftermath of the war in Germany.
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Jewish Relief Unit
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Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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