Papers of the Rhoden family including passports, correspondence and a good conduct certificate, 1938-1939.
Rhoden family documents
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1468
- Dates of Creation1938-1939
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman
- Physical Description1 file
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Rhoden family were a Jewish family from Vienna who came to Great Britain in 1939. The father, Dr Edgar Rhoden was arrested by the State Police (Stapo), Vienna, May 31, 1938 and imprisoned in Buchenwald concentration camp from where he wrote to his daughter, Eva. There are passport visa stamps for the UK (15 August 1939) and the USA (5 November 1940). Nothing further is known about the family.
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Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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