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Bertram Ellison waiting for a train 1945

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 9 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1945
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
Outdoors, Black and White, Border. Photograph of Bertram Ellison leaning against an army vehicle, in front of a destroyed building. There are mounds of gravel, and other debris around the building in the background. Narrative: Bertram Ellison (donor's uncle) was born on March 19 1909 in Montreal. He was born into a Jewish family, and was an insurance broker before the war. He joined the Canadian Army on June 5th 1941 as a 2nd Lieutenant. Between 1941 and 1945 he rose to the rank of major, and received 6 medals, including the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire which he received on December 18t 1945. He was part of the 21st Army Group, which was formed on July 9th 1943 by the 2nd British and 1st Canadian Army for a North Western European Invasion. While apart of the 21st Army Group, he saw Bergen-Belsen. Bertram Ellison sailed home on the RMS Queen Elisabeth on December 3rd – 9th 1945.
Accession No.
2013.01.27
Name Access
Berman, Marilyn
Places
Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Lípa 1940-1945: P?eškolovací tabor – Umschulungslager Linden p?edehra k tragedii Zind? v Protektoráté Cech a Moravy

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound, graphic arts, photography : blue, black,white ; Ht: 20,8 cm x W: 14,6 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound, graphic arts, photography : blue, black,white ; Ht: 20,8 cm x W: 14,6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1990
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Czech
Notes
24 pages. Soft cover, cardstock bound with staples. Cover is light blue with a black U and an outline L printed in the centre, and additional black text printed towards the bottom of the cover, above a Star of David. Interior pages are white with text, charts, b&w sketches and photocopied images.
Accession No.
2011X.62.28
Name Access
Novak, Georges
Places
Prague, Czech Republic (Czechoslovakia), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
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