Photograph 38; Ruth David Accession Number: NEKHC:2016.1.38 Object: Photographs Category: Ruth David; Kindertransport; Life before the Holocaust; Germany. 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@example.com 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. 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's uncle Gustav. Uncle Gustav lived with Ruth's aunt Ida in Fränkisch-Crumbach, Germany, in an old house belonging to her grandparents. Gustav had been born with limited mobility and was never able to walk without the assistance of cruches which Ruth remembers he used to 'swing' himself on to move. Ruth remembers visiting her aunt and uncle as a young child. During the 1938 November Pogrom, Ida was badly attacked and their house was vandalised. Gustav and Ida were murdered during the Holocaust, having been deported to Theresienstadt separately, and Ida further sent to Auschwitz.