Wilhelm Hans Hansen

Victim | 1892 | Train inspector / controller

Wilhelm Hans  HansenBorn in Schleswig, Provinz Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Parents unknown.

1914: sailor in the navy during the Tsingtao mobilization. Hospital treatment, discharged in August 1914 and re-mobilised. From November 1914 interned in the Tokyo-Asakusa Camp where he is registered as prisoner #95. Later moved to the Narashino camp. Released in December 1919.

Migrates to NEI in 1922. In several sources his employer is referred to as the Semarang- Chirebon Steamship Company in Tegal (Java). This should probably have been the Semarang-Chirebon Stoomtram (=steamtram) Maatschappij in Tegal. He is stationed in several places on Java. His family / children remained in Cirebon. Marital details unknown

Interned in 1940 and deported with the Van Imhoff. Drowned.

More information on the Cheribon-Semarang Stoomtram Maatschappij

Death certificate. Source: Burgerlijke Stand Batavia, bijzondere overlijdensregisters 1948-1950, Arsip Nasional, Jakarta

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