932Re: BelaRusse Family Tree
- Dec 5, 2006--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "kap" <kapala_43@...> wrote:
>I guess the WWII records are available from Yad Vashem or the U.S.
> How do you find out about the post revolution exidis from the area
> especially when the borders closed in 1910 or so.
> I know the Comunists kept excellent records as did the Nazis though not
> for public knowledge.
Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the newer records might be concealed by
For WWI to WWII records:
To U.S. -- Ellis Island records.
To South Africa, South America and Australia and other countries that
received the emigrants -- look under the names of individual countries
and regions at
Also, it looks as if the Mormon Family History Center in New York has
emigration records for many countries other than Russia/Soviet Union:
Maybe you could try calling them to ask who you call in the big Mormon
genealogy library in Salt Lake City to ask why they don't have
emigration records for the former Soviet Union. Maybe someone there
could at least tell you where the records are located.
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