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Bernard Birnbaum is a Holocaust survivor from France. He was a child when World War II commenced and spent part of the war in hiding. Following the war he joined the French army and served in Africa. He later married Anna Zwern the daughter of Holocaust survivors, Blanche and Simon Zwern. The collection consists of immigration and identification documents for members of the Birnbaum and Zwern families. Of special interest is the French identification card of Eli Georges Birnbaum marked with "Juif," the French word for Jew. Arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Mss 131

Bernard Birnbaum Family Papers

12 Related Subjects

Birnbaum, Bernard, 1936-2006

Birnbaum, Elie Georges, 1901-1943

Zwern, Simon, 1923-1995

Zwern, Blanche Rubin, 1922-2011

Birnbaum, Anne Zwern, 1946-

Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)



World War, 1939-1945

Holocaust Survivors

Emigration and Immigration


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