Dachau Entry Registers record example

    Dachau Entry Registers

    Records: 102,181 · Complete: 100%

    The Dachau Zugangsbucher (translated as entry or arrival registers) provide the names, "serial numbers," and details for over 150,000 prisoners. Pages are arranged chronologically and names are then listed alphabetically. Originally established in 1933 for political prisoners, by 1941 Dachau became a concentration camp for Jews and others from Eastern Europe, the Balkans, France, and Russia.

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    "Concentration Camp Dachau Entry Registers, 1933-1945" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/629/dachau-entry-registers: accessed June 30, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Dachau Entry Registers
    Total Records
    102,181 · Complete: 100%
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    22 Sep 2009
    Last Updated
    13 Nov 2010
    NARA M1938. The entry registers for Dachau list prisoners by name and number. Later registers also include birthdate, birthplace, and nationality.