Transport XIII

  • Transport date: 10/10/1942
  • Departure from Dossin: 681
  • Survivors: 26

Stories
Lotte Sontag

Lotte Sontag

Lotte joined the communist resistance to destabilise the Wehrmacht.

Hertha Ligeti

Hertha Ligeti

Hertha Ligeti joined the communist resistance to destabilise the Wehrmacht.

Marianne Bradt

Marianne Bradt

Marianne was with two other friends active in a communist resistance group and tried to destabilise the Wehrmacht.

Family Kotas - Kacai

Family Kotas – Kacai

The Kotas – Kacai family were deported on a different transport from the Dossin Barracks in Mechelen to Auschwitz-Birkenau. No one survived.

The Hollander-Herbst family

The Hollander-Herbst family

Having emigrated from Poland in 1929, the whole family settled in Antwerp. On 9 october 1942 the whole family was taken to the Dossin Barracks.  

The Langenauer - Badner family

The Langenauer – Badner family

Malka Badner, a Polish Jew, arrived in Belgium before the First World War, in 1912. Jozef Markus Langenauer arrived later. They had three children.

The Domb-Neugebohr family

The Domb-Neugebohr family

This family of Polish Jews fled from Germany to Belgium in 1939. The father, aged 47 when he was deported, worked as a commercial traveller. The mother, Ester Neugebohr, a 38-year-old housewife, looked after her three younger children with the help of her oldest daughter, Hilda Charlotte, 21.

Salomon Seewald en Fradel Schenkel

Salomon Seewald en Fradel Schenkel

Polish-born Salomon Seewald came to Belgium in 1924. Fradel Schenkel, whom he married in Belgium, also came from Poland. Salomon Seewald earned his living as a trader. He and his wife signed the Jewish register in Antwerp in December 1940, but moved to Profondeville in de Province of Namur in January 1941 before restrictions were…