Johannes Wilhelm Ferdinand Janssen

Victim | 1889 | Police officer

Born 1889 in Eschershausen, Holzminden, Braunschweig. Son of Johannes Janssen and Dora NN. Both were deceased when Johannes Wilhelm was arrested in 1941.

Ex-Tsingtao officer in the 5th Company of the 3rd Sea Battailon. Later promoted to Sergeant. From November 1914 he was imprisoned in the Matsuyama camp with prisoner number 2934. Home address in Eschershausen confirmed in prison mail. Moved to the Bando Camp with home address fragments: Feddemrarden (?), Amt Jever (?), Olclenburg (?). Released in December 1919.

In 1922 he is police inspector with the field police in Randublatung (Rembang) in NEI. In 1940 he is promoted and posted as Chief Police Inspector in Soerabaja (Surabaya), his last address.

He married to Denise/Donise Martha Henriette Neben, living in Hamburg

Deported with the Van Imhoff. Drowned.

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

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