Photograph 46; Ruth David Image Use: Use of images owned by the National Holocaust Centre and Museum is governed by our Terms and Conditions. Accession Number: NEKHC:2016.1.46 Object: Photographs Physical Description: Photograph complete Information: This photograph forms part of the Ruth David Collection. It is from a collection of almost fifty photographs depicting Ruth's family over an extended period of time, from long before Ruth's birth in the late 1920s, through to the 1940s. Ruth's family were Jewish and lived in Germany. Further Information This is a photograph of Ruth David and her elder sister, Hannah. The photograph was taken whilst they were in England, during the Second World War. Ruth was part of a large family of seven children. Ruth was born after Hannah, and both were sent to England to escape Nazi persecution. The pair came separately, with Ruth coming over as part of the Kindertransport. Hannah was living in the south of England at the time of this photograph, and had hitch hiked alone up to Oakburn school, Windermere, where Ruth was living at the time. Having survived the Holocaust and the Second World War the children did not go back to Fränkisch-Crumbach, Germany, where their family home had been. Many family members including their parents, Margarete and Moritz, had been murdered in the Holocaust. Hannah went on to live in the United States after the end of the Second World War. Information: The National Holocaust Centre and Museum takes all reasonable measures to ensure we are not infringing on the rights of others. If you are the owner of the copyright or related rights in any of the material from our collections on this website, or you believe that the material may be subject to a third party ownership or another legal claim, and you believe its use infringes your intellectual property or any other rights, please contact us on [email protected] We endeavour to resolve objections in a timely manner, and will withdraw affected materials from the website until the matter is resolved. The information you provide will be treated as confidential and will be used only in connection with this enquiry.