05.1 | Christine Lehmann was deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau for breaching the Nuremberg Laws; she succumbed to the camp’s inhumane living conditions on 28 March 1944. Her two children were also deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau as ‘gypsies of mixed blood’ and murdered.
‘(…) according to which political preventive custody may be imposed in order to prevent further offspring of mixed blood as a result of the malicious continuation of sexual unions among gypsies, gypsies of mixed blood and persons of German blood’
LAV NRW R, BR 1111 Nr. 44