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Dortmund Holocaust Victims
Introduction by Rolf Fischer
This database includes the names of Holocaust victims who were citizens of Dortmund (Westphalia) between 1933 and 1945. In addition to the individuals on this list, there were 110 Jewish citizens who were deported from Dortmund, but survived ghettos, camps and the war.
There were four deportation-transports from Dortmund:
This database contains 2,078 deportees. The fields for this database are as follows:
The information contained in this database was indexed from a list compiled by the historian Rolf Fischer in cooperation with the Stadtarchiv, Dortmund. The list is published in the Memorialbook Verfolgung und Vernichtung. Die Dortmunder Opfer der Shoah. by Rolf Fischer (Klartext Verlag, 2015).
Inquiries may be sent to Mr Fischer at firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition, thanks to JewishGen, Inc. for providing the website and database expertise to make this database accessible, especially to Nolan Altman, VP Data Acquisition and coordinator of Holocaust files.
Searching the Database
This database is searchable via JewishGen's Holocaust Database.
Last Update: 31 Dec 2015 by MFK