About Kurt Arthur Majerowicz
Kurt Arthur Majerowisz was born in Berlin, Germany in 1918 to Artur and Maria nee Kubis. He was a (metal)worker and married to Rita Schlachet.
Prior to WWII he lived in Berlin, Germany. During the war he was in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. During the war he was deported with Transport XXIV/7 from Westerbork,Camp,The Netherlands to Theresienstadt,Ghetto,Czechoslovakia on 04/09/1944. Deported with transport El from Theresienstadt,Ghetto,Czechoslovakia to Auschwitz Birkenau,Extermination Camp,Poland on 29/09/1944. Kurt was murdered in the Shoah. Arthur was murdered/perished in 1945 in Buchenwald, Camp at the age of 27.
(Source: YadVashem / Central DB of Shoah Victims)
Kurt was successful in his attempt to escape into Holland after the Kristallnacht. He was placed in a refugee camp, and was eventually sent to Westerbork. There he met and married Rita Schlachet and had a child, Marie. Kurt, his wife, and young daughter remained in Westerbork through the German invasion of Holland, after which they were deported to Theresienstadt in 1944. Soon after, Rita and her daughter Marie were sent to Auschwitz, while Kurt was sent to Buchenwald. All three were killed.