April 30, 1889
Born in Giessen (Germany).
Fritz marries Vera Bythiner.
April 3, 1927
Fritz and Vera’s son Werner is born.
Fritz and Vera divorce. Werner goes to live with his father.
Fritz and Charlotte are forbidden to marry by the Nuremberg Race Laws.
First Fritz sends his son Werner to England on a ‘children’s transport’. After Kristallnacht he escapes to the Netherlands with Charlotte.
November 16, 1942
Fritz goes into hiding in the secret annex.
August 4, 1944
Fritz Pfeffer and the other people in hiding are arrested.
August 8, 1944
The people from the secret annex are taken to Westerbork camp.
September 6, 1944
Arrival at Auschwitz. Fritz survives the selection.
Deportation to Neuengamme concentration camp (Germany).
December 20, 1944
Fritz Pfeffer dies in Neuengamme.
End of 1945
Charlotte Kaletta discovers that Fritz is dead.
Werner leaves for the Unites States and changes his name to Peter Pepper.
April 9, 1953
The marriage between Charlotte and Fritz is retrospectively set on 31 May 1937.
February 15, 1995
Peter Pepper dies