Kurt Schlesinger

28 Years

Kurt Schlesinger was born on 6 October 1913 in Vienna. He fled Austria at the age of 25. In the Werkdorp he works as a farmer. Kurt arrives in June 1939 in the Werkdorp. He is 25 years old. After the Werkdorp was evacuated on 20 March 1941, he found shelter with the Waldeck family on Amstellaan in Amsterdam. Kurt married Elli Hans in Amsterdam on 11 July 1942. Kurt and Elli both went on the first transport to Auschwitz. Kurt was killed on 19 August 1942, Jenni Elli more than a month later.



Son of

  • Ernestine Schlesinger-Liebel * unknown † unknown and
  • Samuel Schlesinger * unknown † unknown

Last address

Wien 18, Anastasius-Grüngasse 42/3

Last known residences in The Netherlands​

  • 02-06-1939
    Werkdorp Wieringen, Nieuwesluizerweg 42, Slootdorp (Wieringen)
  • 20-03-1941
    After the eviction of the Werkdorp deported to Amsterdam
  • 27-03-1941
    Amsterdam, Amstellaan 270-III (fam. Waldeck)
  • 14-07-1942
    Deported to Westerbork
  • 15-07-1942
    On the first deportation to Auschwitz