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Front: Tan postcard with black printed text and blanks with writing in green ink. Back: Black printed postcard lines. Return address written in upper lefthand corner in green ink. Address written on right in green ink. 11b stamp on left side. Pencil marking in upper righthand corner. Postcard written by (Gertruda) Trüde Shön (born January 21, 1900). Prisoner number 65152. Transported from Hradec Kralove, Czechoslovakia to Theresienstadt. Transported from Theresienstadt to Auschwitz October 9, 1944. She did not survive.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Postcard written by (Gertruda) Trüde Shön (born 21 January 1900). Prisoner number 65152. Transported from Hradec Kralove, Czechoslovakia to Theresienstadt on 17 Dec. 1942. Transported from Theresienstadt to Auschwitz extermination camp on 9 October 1944 where she was murdered.
4 x 6"
Stamp, Ghetto, Theresienstadt, Beit Theresienstadt, Theresienstadt Martyrs Remembrance Association, Israel, Prisoner number 65152, Vienna, Austria, Auschwitz, Mahr-Oetrau, Karl Marz, Trude Shon, Gertruda Shon
1943-1945: Rescue, Aid and Liberation
"Postcard Package Receipt from Theresienstadt Ghetto" (1944). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2015.2.56.