Stories Organisations Projects About Login

Folio - German refugee in England

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

folio in regard to Gern Bernstein, German refugee in England in 1938. Interned 1940. transported to Australia, Camp 2, 3 and 4 (Tatura Group). Released to 8th Employment Company (AMF). Settled here.
Object Registration
gern bernstein, bern brent, german refugee, dunkirk, dunera, camp 2, camp 3, camp 4
Historical information
Gerd Bernstein (diarist) later known as Bern Brent. He was a German refugee in England, interned after the "Dunkirk" evacuation/transported on "Dunera" troopship to Australia Camps 2, 3 and 4. Released to join AMF 8th Employment Company. Gained Matriculation Melbourne University and settled here.
When Made
Diary notes 1938 to
Made By
Gerd Bernstein
Last updated
10 Oct 2018 at 1:13PM