Edgar Kupfer-Koberwitz Passport, Zurich 1948

Edgar Kupfer-Koberwitz Passport, Zurich 1948

Kupfer Koberwitz Dachau Diaries On May 11, 1945, just three days after the German capitulation, the US-Missions in Bern, Stockholm, and Madrid requested access to the German Diplomatic Archives. A “diplomatic note” to Switzerland was sent five weeks later on…

ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951

ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951

ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951 Theo J.F. Schalke – adapted from the text of the award-winning single frame exhibit (16 pages) of Joe Ross, Cal – Revenuers Chapter of the American Revenue Society, with examples from my own…

Luxembourg Passport 1950 – Allied Military Government

Luxembourg Passport 1950 – Allied Military Government

Allied Military Government Luxembourg Very nice passport issued in Luxembourg on August 4, 1950, and extended till 1953, including three Luxembourg revenues, a visa issued by the ALLIED HIGH COMMISSION PERMIT OFFICE IN LUXEMBOURG, which is very rare to find,…

The Earliest Passport Of Federal Germany

The Earliest Passport Of Federal Germany

Recently I could acquire the earliest Federal Germany passport – issued on 15 February 1951, just 14 days after the Allied Military Government for Germany gave back the power to Germany to issue passports. The printing date of the passport…

NS Passport Issued 1946

NS Passport Issued 1946

The Allied forces defeated Nazi Germany, and WWII was already over for more than one year. However, the passport office in Cologne / Germany issued still this passport with Swastika for Elise Wolber, a housewife from Cologne and 64 years…