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Anna Linz (Esslinger)

Also Known As: "Anna Linz-Esslinger"
Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Death: February 26, 1943 (69)
Auschwitz Concentration Camp, Oświęcim County, Malopolskie, Poland (Holocaust)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Emil Esslinger and Franziska Esslinger
Wife of Anton Linz
Mother of Walter Robert Linz and Edgar Linz
Sister of Eugene Esslinger; Otto Esslinger; Karl Yehuda Esslinger; Gustav Esslinger and Willi Esslinger

Managed by: Randy Schoenberg
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About Anna Linz

From Hahn, Joachim, Jüdisches Leben in Esslingen. Geschichte, Quellen und Dokumentation, page 373:

Anna, born March 24, 1873, married 18 February 1897 in Stuttgart to Anton Linz, leather goods manufacturer in Frankfurt / Main; The married couple later lived in Berlin; Anna died after the deportation on February 26, 1943, in Auschwitz concentration camp; Children: Dr. Walter Robert Linz, born January 14, 1898, lived in Buenos Aires in 1961, as did Edgar Linz, born 23 October 1899;

Anna Linz Esslinger escaped to Amsterdam and attempted to buy safe passage to Switzerland, as mentioned in the book Nazi Looting: The Plunder of Dutch Jewry During the Second World War (page 218).

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs:

Linz, Anna geborene Esslinger geboren am 24. März 1873 in Stuttgart / - / Württemberg wohnhaft in Berlin

Emigration: Niederlande

Deportation: ab Westerbork 1943, Auschwitz, Vernichtungslager

Todesdatum: 26. Februar 1943 Todesort: Auschwitz, Vernichtungslager Schicksal: für tot erklärt

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Anna Linz's Timeline

March 24, 1873
Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
January 14, 1898
Age 24
Frankfurt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
October 25, 1899
Age 26
Santiago, Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
February 26, 1943
Age 69
Oświęcim County, Malopolskie, Poland