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February 12

1940 (February 12/13)

Deportation of Stettin Jews to the Lublin District of Poland begins.
(Ruerup, 118)

1943 February 27


The firm of I.A. Topf and Sons, of Erfurt, sends a letter to
the Central Construction Office of the SS and Police, in
which the company acknowledges receipt of their order for
five triple furnaces, including two electric elevators for
raising corpses..." (LeBor, 32)


Ira Hirschmann is appointed as the War Refugee Board
representative in Turkey; his main assignment is to find
ships for the transport of Jews from Romanian ports to
Istanbul. (USHMM, 1994. Pg. 28)

                         Work Cited

LeBor, Adam. Hitler's Secret Bankers: The Myth of Swiss
  Neutrality During the Holocaust. Secaucus, N.J.: Carol
  Publishing Group, 1997.
USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Darkness Before Dawn: Days of Remembrance, April
   3-10, 1994. Washington, D.C.: 1994

Ruerup, Reinhard, Ed., trans. By Werner T. Angress. Topography of
   Terror. Berliner Festspiele GmbH, Berlin: 1987

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