Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich - Massnahmen gegen Juden. Collection Ordinances of the German Military Administration in Belgium and Northern France - Measures against Jews. Collection

Language of Description
1 Jan 1940 - 31 Dec 1943
Level of Description
  • German, Dutch, French
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

20 volumes


Scope and Content

This collection consists of 20 issues of the Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich, containing the anti-Jewish measures ordained in Belgium, including: legislation on ritual slaughter, determining who is Jewish, the municipal registration of Jews as of the age of 15, the registration and marking of Jewish shops and restaurants with placards, the exclusions of Jews from certain professions (government, educational, press, judicial and later medical professions), the residency restrictions (curfew and relocation sites in Belgium), the creation of the Association of Jews in Belgium, the ban on travelling abroad, the expulsion of Jewish pupils from non-Jewish schools, the compulsory employment for the Jewish unemployed, the confiscation of Jewish property by the German Reich and the wearing of the yellow badge.


No further accruals are to be expected

Existence and Location of Copies

  • Digital copy available as collection KD_00100 at Kazerne Dossin

Related Units of Description

  • The collection of Samuel Polak (forthcoming) also contains two volumes of the Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich.


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