Johan Frederik Ernst (Jan) Belinfante

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Johan Frederik Ernst (Jan) Belinfante

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: 's-Gravenhage, South Holland, Netherlands
Death: March 14, 1942 (39)
Buchenwald, Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Johan Jacob Belinfante and Louise Ernestine (Wies) Ahn
Ex-husband of Benvenida Rosa Jacoba Jessurun
Brother of Frederik Jozef (Frits) Belinfante; Ernst Valentijn Frans Belinfante; Emma Ernestine (Ems) Belinfante and Louise Rosalie Belinfante

Occupation: Lawyer, genealogist, news agency director
Managed by: Bart van der Meijden
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About Johan Frederik Ernst (Jan) Belinfante

Johan Belinfante was born in 'S Gravenhage, The Netherlands in 1902. During the war he was in The Netherlands. Johan was murdered/perished in 1942 in Buchenwald, Camp.

Johan Frederik Ernst Belinfante had a law degree. He lived in The Hague, where he was the deputy director of the ANP. He did the newscast during the Nazi invasion in May 1940. The Nazis held him responsible for the reports about the disguises of parachutists. Johan Frederik Ernst Belinfante was deported to Buchenwald via the prison at Scheveningen, Düsseldorf and Dachau.

(Source: NIOD, Erelijst Verzet en Koopvaardij, database made by J.W. de Leeuw)

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Johan Frederik Ernst (Jan) Belinfante's Timeline

November 1, 1902
's-Gravenhage, South Holland, Netherlands
March 14, 1942
Age 39
Weimar, Thuringia, Germany