dad_blackwood_cropWerner Julius Lowenstein was born in Berlin 18 July 1922. His story is of a young Jewish boy growing up in Berlin, Hitler Youth in the classroom, Nazi Band practising marching behind his house, an  escape organised by Quakers using the “Kindertransport”, internment in England, transported on the  “Dunera” to internment camps in Australia at Hay and Tatura.


The Immigrants by Wendy Lowenstein and Morag Loh
Hardback Ed.

Werner’s story appears in Wendy and Morag’s book “The Immigrants” under the pseudonym of “Robert”

Martie Lowenstein-Nash: Songs my father taught me

May Day 1951 Werner & Wendy Lowenstein

Werner & Wendy on May Day 1951

Wendy, Werner and Richard Lowenstein 1969

Wendy, Werner & Richard Lowenstein  “Australian Folklore Expedition” 1969