Photograph; Bernard Grunberg School Accession Number: NEKHC:2011.94 Object: Photographs Category: Bernard Grunberg; Germany; Life Before the Holocaust Physical Description: Photograph; complete Image Use: Use of images owned by the National Holocaust Centre and Museum is governed by our Terms and Conditions. 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. Photograph of Bernard Grunberg taken in a school classroom in Germany. This photograph forms part of the Bernard Grunberg Collection. It shows Bernard in a class at school in Germany, and was taken in 1934. Bernard initially had a happy time at school, however as a Jewish school boy he experienced fierce anti-Semitic bullying after the rise of the Nazi regime, and was forced to leave school early. Bernard went on to study woodwork at a Jewish college in Berlin when the woodwork shop was destroyed by fire prior to the November Pogrom. When he was 15 years old, Bernard came over to England on the Kindertransport and spent time in arriving children's camps before becoming a farm hand. Bernard's father, mother and sister were all murdered by the Nazi regime.