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Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Expulsion from the Slovak side

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  • Douglas Brough
    Always a pleasure. I hope i havnt offended anybody as i know the Slovak people suffered terribly. However, if anybody has any personal stories etc id very much
    Message 1 of 12 , Feb 27, 2012
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      Always a pleasure. I hope i havnt offended anybody as i know the Slovak people suffered terribly. However, if anybody has any personal stories etc id very much like to hear them.
       
      Douglas


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      > From: LongJohn Wayne <daxthewarrior@...>
      >To: "Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com" <Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com>
      >Sent: Sunday, 26 February 2012, 21:26
      >Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Expulsion from the Slovak side
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      >Thank you, Douglas, for a question that prompted a fascinating thread here w/ lots of tangents & information!
      >
      >________________________________
      >From: Andy Verostko <avyrostko@...>
      >To: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com
      >Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2012 5:38 AM
      >Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Expulsion from the Slovak side
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      >A bit of data on Muhlenbach, Slovak Mlynica Hungarian Malompatak
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      >Is a bit north of Poprad
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      >1921 census Population 669 with those of German ancestry numbering 400
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      >Town founded 1246
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      >Data from: "German Towns in Slovakia & Upper Hungary"
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      >Third edition 1991
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      >by Duncan Gardiner
      >
      >Lakewood Ohio
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      >Regards Andy V...
      >
      >On 2/24/2012 11:34 AM, Douglas Brough wrote:
      >>
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >> Mlynica is in Slovakia near Poprad - i believe that there was a
      >> concentration camp of some description there. What books do you have
      >> out of interest.
      >>
      >> Regards
      >>
      >> Douglas
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> >________________________________
      >> > From: Ron <amiak27@... <mailto:amiak27%40yahoo.com>>
      >> >To: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> >Sent: Friday, 24 February 2012, 16:28
      >> >Subject: [Slovak-World] Re: Expulsion from the Slovak side
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      >> >
      >> >
      >> >
      >> >Douglas,
      >> >
      >> >It is good to keep in mind you audience (mostly Slovak-Americans) and
      >> modern maps and names are our most common tools. So don;t hesitate to
      >> use the Slovak name of Mlynica for Muhlenback, and also the Old
      >> Hungarian name for the location if you know it.
      >> >
      >> >Also Muhlenbach (Mill Creek) is a common German name with many
      >> scattered around the world, so telling us the name of a larger town
      >> nearby will also help.
      >> >
      >> >My books on Carpathian Germans are back home and Google just tells me
      >> there are Muhlenbachs in Slovakia, Germany, Poland and Romania.
      >> >
      >> >Can you be more specific, or tell us the county??
      >> >
      >> >Gruss,
      >> >Ron
      >> >
      >> >--- In Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com
      >> <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>, "Douglas Brough"
      >> <douglasbrough@...> wrote:
      >> >>
      >> >> Dear All,
      >> >>
      >> >> Firstly please understand that i dont wish to offend anybody by
      >> this question which i ask purely for historical study.
      >> >>
      >> >> I have been studying the Expulsion of the East European Germans and
      >> i have a fair amount of information about the ethnic German
      >> experience. However i would like to also understand the Slovak
      >> experience as well.
      >> >>
      >> >> Im particularly interested in the High Tatra Mountain area and
      >> especially of a village previously called Muhlenbach.
      >> >>
      >> >> Please no racist comments, just sensible personal and historic answers.
      >> >>
      >> >> Many thanks
      >> >>
      >> >> Regards
      >> >>
      >> >> Douglas
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