Source Information

JewishGen Germany, Sachsenhausen Arrivals & Departures, 1940-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2013.
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About Germany, Sachsenhausen Arrivals & Departures, 1940-1941

The Sachsenhausen concentration camp north of Berlin opened in 1938 and held Jews as well as political and other prisoners from around Europe. The camp created daily lists of arrivals and departures, including deaths. The names and details in this database were taken from those lists.

Entries may include the following details:

  • page number
  • name
  • date of birth
  • reason for imprisonment
  • prisoner number
  • action taken
  • date of action