What is Mr Van Daans First Name?
Mr. Van Daan's First name is Hermann, and his original last name is Van Pel
The Van Daans (as Anne called them; their real name was the van Pels) were the other family living with the Franks. After they were discovered by the Germans, the Franks and van Daans were transported to the Auschwitz concentration camp. Mr. Van Daan was gassed at Auschwitz. Mrs. Van Daan was believed to have died at the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Their son Peter Van Daan died at the Mauthausen concentration camp.
Mrs. Van Daan was the mother of Peter Van Daan and the wife of Mr. Van Daan in Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl. The Van Daans moved in with the Franks for their own safety during WW2. They were staying in a concealed Annexe in Otto Franks warehouse. In the diary, Anne writes about her opinion of Mrs Van Daan, Anne describes Mrs Van Daan as a drama queen who is always…