Camp Westerbork
2 november 1942

And he said: ‘Heymann is also in the train. Take care of each other!'

The prisoners were taken to the east via Assen, Groningen, and Nieuweschans. The destinations were camps like Auschwitz I- Stammlager or Auschwitz II-Birkenau, Sobibor, Theresienstadt, and Bergen-Belsen. That journey took an average of three days. A crew from the Dutch Railways staffed the train until Nieuweschans, and from Nieuweschans on via the German Reichsbahn.