Monthly Archives: November 2016

RESEARCH 2012-2015 POST 15 SPURGAT RESEARCH IN EAST PRUSSIA Introduction

My –at name may or may not have been native to Suwalki Province in the Russian Empire as families with the same name have been located in East (and West) Prussia. The unusual name and tracking the locations of people … Continue reading

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Research 2012-2015 Post 14 International Tracing Service

2014: At the Feefhs conference in Salt Lake City I was privileged to spend an hour with Dr. Diane Afoumado, PhD, Chief of the ITS (International Tracing Service) Research Branch at the Holocaust Survivors and Victims Resource Center at the … Continue reading

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