Theresienstadt: List of survivors in Switzerland

Scope and Content

List of survivors from Theresienstadt, 1945, who were taken to Switzerland and housed in a camp at Brissago (Ticino), Switzerland.

Administrative / Biographical History

Brissago is a municipality in the district of Locarno in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. During World War Two it was the site of a camp for refugees and later survivors from Theresienstadt concentration camp.



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Acquisition Information

Peter Schwab

Other Finding Aids

Description exists to this archive on the Wiener Library's online catalogue

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.

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


Dietz, Edith, Freiheit in Grenzen: Meine Internierungszeit in der Schweiz 1942-1946, dipa Verlag, Frankfurt am Main 1993

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