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Moshe Rafalowicz collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-002-h-r

Overview

The material in this collection includes a Displacement person card, temporary travel document, Declaration of Intention, and Certification of Naturalization.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1945 - 1960

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

There is no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

Extent

1 Files : 1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Oskar Schindler Archive

Bibliography

Moshe Rafalowicz (Mac Raff) was born on December 12, 1919, in Sosnowiec, Poland. Before the occupation of Nazi Germany, he worked as an upholster. Rafalowicz was liberated from Bergen-Belsen concentration camp on April 15, 1945. He was located in camp 2B and had the prisoner number 4737. After the liberation, Rafalowicz went into the Jewish Displaced person camp of Fuerth/Bavaria, situated in the American-occupied zone. On November 13, 1951, he emigrated to the United States from Bremerhaven, Germany, on the General C.H. Muir ship. Once arriving, he settled in Cincinnati, Ohio, but later moves to Los Angeles, California. He was the father to Mitchell Raff. Rafalowicz passed away on April 29, 2006.
Title
Finding Aid for the Moshe Rafalowicz collection.
Status
Completed
Author
Tiana Taliep
Date
1.14.2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Oskar Schindler Archives Repository

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