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Mrs Erna Nonnenmacher

Title: Mrs

Epithet: Rushen Camp internee, Isle of Man (1940 - 1941)

Record type: Second World War Internees

Biography: Internee number 587.

30 May 1940 arrived at Rushen Camp c/o Carlton, Port Erin. - Date of Birth 12.12.1889 (12.10.1889 on Police Permit letter) in Berlin. - Profession Sculptor Artist. - Last address outside of the UK, 29, Potsdam, Berlin. - Married to Hermann Nonnenmacher (see men's list). - German Passport 161R/1626/37 Berlin 10.9.37. - Conditional landing at Dover 4.2.38, 12 months. - Conditions varied to depart 4.2.1940. - Exempt form Internment until further order, & from special restrictions Art 6A only. Metro Tribunal No. 7 12.10.39. - Refugee from Nazi oppression. - Police Permit to proceed out and in of Rushen Internment Camp, under escort, for the purpose of proceeding to the Court House, Douglas, on Thursday 11th (sic) January. 1941, at 9.45 a.m. (Home Office Advisory Committee)(Box IOMC Movement Permits) - 16.1.41 The holder of this Certificate is to be exempted until further order from internment and from the special restrictions applicable to enemy aliens under the Aliens Order, 1920, as amended. - 14.2.41 Leaving Isle of Man for 9a, Cavendish Square, London W1. Registration number 659289 issued 5.2.1938 at Bow Street.

Maiden name of Rosenberg (listed as Erna Rosenberg-Nonnenmacher on German art websites)

Occupation / profession: sculptor artist

Nationality: German

Gender: Female

Date of birth: 12 December 1889

Place of birth: Berlin

Date of death: 1980-03


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