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  • Daily Order Theresienstadt #421

    Daily Order Theresienstadt #421

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    daily order theresienstadt #421, front, 1944daily order theresienstadt #421, reverse, 1944

    Daily order Theresienstadt #421, Front, 1944 Daily order Theresienstadt #421, Reverse, 1944

    Daily order of the concentration camp Theresienstadt, Bohemia. Issued by the council of elders of the autonomous Jewish self-government of the camp. Order No. 421, March 11th, 1944. Announcing

    1. additional flesh rations;
    2. rota of postal services;
    3. information about the washing;
    4. punishment orders (e.g. Erwin Koch, Edgar Suel and Edwin Sternberg were sentenced to a three days detention because of the attempt to smuggle ½ kg spinach into the camp);
    5. regulation of the blacking out.

    Signed by the head of the council of elders, Mr. Zucker. Original copy for the internal use in the camp.  Size: 8.2x11.7.

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