Patrizia Guarnieri

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy.

Migrants, Exiles and Refugees Fleeing for Political and Racial Reasons

©2019-Author(s) Published by Firenze University Press
e-ISBN: 978-88-6453-872-3 | DOI: 10.36253/978-88-6453-872-3

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy

Margot Held (1912-1993)

Wetheim, Germany, 09 February 1912 - London, 6 May 1993

Lives on the move

Emigrant family members

  • Gertrude (Gerti) Held Schulz (Wertheim, Germany, 3 July 1915 - Haifa, Israel, 23 July 1998), sister: MD, emigrated to the United Kingdom probably in 1939, working as a probationer in training at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.


1912Wertheim (Germany)

Birth and education


Emigration to Italy

  • University of Siena, faculty of medicine; qualification in Cagliari; training course in Florence
  • Student,Freelance job
  • Doctor / Dentist
1939United Kingdom

Emigration to the United Kingdom

  • She probably settled in Guildford, Surrey
  • Doctor / Dentist