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  • Hans Joachim Biberfeld (1927 - aft.1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Biberfeld, Hans Joachim Ivarhim geboren am 02. Oktober 1927 in Leipzig / - / Sachsen wohnhaft in Leipzig Deportation: ab Weimar-Leipzig 10. Mai 1942, Be...
  • Peter David Biberfeld (1923 - aft.1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Biberfeld, Peter David geboren am 09. Dezember 1923 in Wilhelmshöhe / - / Schlesien wohnhaft in Leipzig Deportation: ab Weimar-Leipzig 10. Mai 1942, Bel...
  • Minna Biberfeld (1898 - aft.1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Biberfeld, Minna geborene Peyser geboren am 16. Oktober 1898 in Pleschen (poln. Pleszew) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Leipzig Deportation: ab Weimar-Leipzig ...
  • Kurt Sigmund Biberfeld (1896 - aft.1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Biberfeld, Kurt Sigmund Siegmund geboren am 13. April 1896 in Lissa (poln. Leszno) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Leipzig Deportation: ab Weimar-Leipzig 10. Ma...
  • Bertha Ransenberg (1898 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Ransenberg, Bertha Berta geborene Grünewald geboren am 15. März 1898 in Arnsberg / - / Westfalen wohnhaft in Neheim-Hüsten und Leipzig Deportation: ab W...

This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the Ghetto at Belzyce Ghetto near Lublin.
Please see this article for a full description of the May 1942 deportation of Jews to Belzyce Ghetto: http://db.yadvashem.org/deportation/transportDetails.html?language=en&itemId=5604482

The German army entered the town in mid-September 1939, and the Jewish population became subject to the persecution and terror carried out throughout Lublin Province. In February 1940 about 300 Jews from Stettin (then Germany) were deported to Belzyce. In February and March 1941 about 500 Jews from Cracow and another 500 from Lublin were forced to settle there. On May 12, 1942, several thousand Jews from central Germany (Sachsen and Thuringen) arrived. The town's Jewish population grew to about 4,500 by the time the mass deportations to the death camps began. In spring 1942, the Germans conducted an Aktion to liquidate the remaining Jews in Belzyce. They rounded up over 3,000 Jews for extermination at Sobibor. Subsequently the Germans established a concentration camp in Belzyce in a few houses around the destroyed synagogue. In May 1943 the Belzyce camp was liquidated. Several hundred Jews, mostly women and children, were shot, while another 250 women and 350 men were sent to Benzin, where only a handful survived. After the war the Jewish community in Belzyce was not reconstituted.[Source: Jewish Virtual Library, http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0003_0_02383.html