Registration of Aliens in Berlin (19 May 1915)

As foreigners did not have to get registered up to that point in Berlin and Waterloo, suspicion grew that “hostile aliens” were hidden in the region. Therefore, several citizens asked the city council to establish a registration office, registering persons who would bring Berlin into disrepute.

BJ-1915-05-19-Registration of Aliens

(“Fremden-Registration in Berlin” Berliner Journal, 19 May 1915)