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Submitted by Robert M Mandelbaum

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - German
Approval Date: 7/2/2017 4:37 PM
Family Surname: Yelgin
Country: Germany
Town: Lampertheim
Date of Image: 3 Mar 1949
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I would like to translate this German affidavit, drafted in a displaced persons camp and attesting to a death.

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7/2/2017 11:54 PM Declarers: (1) Michal Rosenberg, DOB July 7th 1925; (2) Chona Jelgin, DOB March 24th 1905

Subject: Cila Jelgin

(1) has known C.J. only as widow in Bobrisk. He had heard from Hötensagen that her husband was killed in 1917 during Russian Revolution.
(2) is her son. His father was killed by the Bolsheviks in 1917 when (2) was 12 years old. Since then C.J. has never remarried.

C.J. herself confirms the facts of her husband's death.
7/3/2017 8:29 AM Vom Hörensagen - by hearsay.

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