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Miss Elisabeth Chat

Title: Miss

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

Record type: Second World War Internees

Biography: Internee number: 1389

30 May 1940 arrived at Rushen Camp c/o Ballaqueeney, Port St. Mary - Date of Birth 25.8.1914 in Graz, Austria. - Profession Photographer. - Last address outside of UK, Lindengasse 37, Vienna 7. - Single. - German Passport No. 28342 issued in Vienna 24.9.38. - Conditional landing at Harwich on 7.11.38 for 6 months. - Leave to remain in U.K. extended to 5.11.39. - Holder exempted until further order from internment. Cardiff Area Tribunal 16.11.39 - Refugee from Nazi oppression. - Police Permit to leave and enter the Rushen Internment Camp for the purpose of proceeding to the Douglas Court House to appear before the Home Office Advisory Committee on Tuesday 19th November 1940 at 9.45 a.m. (Box IOMC Movement Permits). - 17.11.40 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. - 14.3.41 Leaving Isle of Man for 14, Claremont Avenue, Leeds. - Jewish. Registration number 696267 issued 16.11.38 at Brecon.

Occupation / profession: photographer

Nationality: German; Austrian

Gender: Female

Date of birth: 25 August 1914

Place of birth: Graz, Austria


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