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Submitted by Rivka Horowitz

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Other
Approval Date: 1/8/2020 3:09 PM
Family Surname: BALIN
Country: Belgium
Town: Antwerp
Date of Image: 1926
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I am requesting an English translation of the handwritten and typed portions of this immigration document of my cousin Sam BALIN. He lived in Antwerp prior to coming to the US and I am trying to track his journey. Thank you.
Rivka Horowitz
Niantic, CT

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On  Response 
1/8/2020 8:07 PM Request for information from Brussels to Antwerpen and the answer to the same. No new information here. We've seen the same data last week (born Budapest, 23 Jan. 1906; baker's apprentice)
1/18/2020 10:06 PM There are two (2) documents shown here. Here is the translation of the printed section, to be followed later by the translation of the handwritten document. - Henny Mo√ęd Roth, researcher #19142
[left side of page]
[bold stamped number] 184160
[handwritten no.] 21
2nd General Administration
2nd Board
(Public Security}
Number I.406.650
Please, in your reply, give the date and the number of this document with the heading:
Public Security
Enclosure below
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
[right side of page]
Brussels, 31 December 1925
Sir, the Chief {Mayor [crossed out]
{Police Commissioner
Please give me a complete data report regarding BALIN, Samuel, born in Budapest on 23 January 1906, who, I am informed, resides in your city at 22 Lange Kievitstraat [in French, 22 Longue Rue du Vanneau - or in English -
22 Long Plover Street].

I request that you, at the same time, convey to me additional data regarding the behavior, social intercourse, and actual earnings of this foreigner.

On behalf of the Minister:
The General Administrator:

To the Chief {Mayor [crossed out]
{Police Commissioner

Note to Rivka: I'm now going to work on translating the handwritten superscript. May get back to you tomorrow!!! Best, Henny M. Roth, L.A.,CA (310) 289-8713


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