Emil Schmidt’s Memories 6

In the sixth and second last episode of our interview series with Emil Schmidt in Bremen (born 1932), he tells us about his memories of his family’s evacuation, the so called ‘Kinderlandverschickung’ in Bautzen in Saxony – and also how … Continue reading →

Concentration Camp Prenzlauer Berg

I had a look around the old water tower in the district of Prenzlauer Berg after my genealogy class at the local adult education center last weekend and I came across this memorial plate commemorating an early national socialist concentration … Continue reading →