Statement by B. Bluhm listing the fates of 91 Dutch Jews, out of which 29 participated in the Resistance from the very beginning. (ID: 31042)
- Bluhm, B., 1917-
- Joods Historisch Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
- 2 leaves
- Number of Names or Other Entries-- 91 Names
- Survivors Registry Collection [photocopy]: Document File EE0045.
- A scan of this document in PDF format is available at T:\DArchives\ReferenceCollection\AA0045\AA0045.pdf.
- Source Institution: Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam
- Institutional Call Number-- 00002779
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) --Registers of dead --Netherlands.
- Holocaust survivors --Netherlands --Registers.
- Jews --Netherlands --Amsterdam --Registers.
- World War, 1939-1945 --Jewish resistance --Netherlands --Registers.
- World War, 1939-1945 --Underground movements --Netherlands --Registers.
- World War, 1939-1945 --Participation, Jewish --Netherlands --Registers.
- Text in Dutch.
- Cataloger-assigned title.
- Formerly cataloged under the title: List of 91 Jews, out of which 28 participated in the Dutch Resistance from the very beginning.
- "[I] declare under oath that these 28 Jewish men [res]isted the Germans from the very beginning [=] Voor 28 van deze Joodse verzets gongens, kan ik onder eed verklaren dat zy van het eerste unz verzet hebben gepleegt!"--Handwritten and signed notation on p. .
- "overleden, 55 personen" [i.e. "died, 55 persons"]--At head of p. .
- "nog in leven, 36 personen" [i.e. "still alive, 36 persons"]--At head of p. .
- "Van deze Joodse mensen is het bekend."--Handwritten notation on p. .
A substantial percentage of these registrants were born outside the Netherlands, primarily Germany, and there are significant numbers of persons born in Hamburg, Cologne, Berlin and other places, as well as smaller numbers from Austria, Poland and elsewhere.
A useful history of the Dutch Jewish community prior to, during and after the German occupation is provided in Dienke Hondius' Return: Holocaust Survivors and Dutch Anti-Semitism, (Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2003).
This collection includes a number of lists obtained from the Jewish Historical Museum in Amsterdam. The lists include survivors documented after the war in various locations. Survivors include those identified as Dutch along with others, mostly German Jews, who may have immigrated to the Netherlands after the war.