Emil Schmidt’s Memories 4

Here is the fourth part of our interview series with the retired headmaster Emil Schmidt in Bremen. He reads a passage about his father from the memoirs of Fritz Stemme, about the deportation of Jews from Barkhof Highschool. The episode is entitled … Continue reading →

Deportation from Barkhof Highschool

In November 1941 a group of Jewish citizens had to gather in the yard of the highschool Am Barkhof in Bremen for deportation to Minsk. My father’s father, who was teacher at that school, told his students to watch out of … Continue reading →