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Submitted by Alan Seid

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Yiddish
Approval Date: 12/20/2015 4:31 PM
Family Surname: Seidenwerk
Country: Germany
Town: Pleikershof
Date of Image: 25 Jan 1947
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Please translate the Hebrew into English. Thank you

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12/21/2015 2:35 AM It's Yiddish.

Tsum evign ondenk
shenk mayn bild
farn khaver Zigmunt
Zaydnberg
Khayim Shirkevitsh
25/2 1947

As an everlasting souvenir
I give my photograph
to my friend Zigmunt
Zeidenberg
Chaim Shirkewitz
25/2 1947
12/21/2015 9:52 PM Since the Yiddish doesn't really say "my" friend, I suggest "comrade" is a more fitting translation of the Hebrew "khaver".

A possible alternative to Chaim's last name is "Turkewitsh".

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