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Certificate - Criminal Record Statement, Issued to Bretislav Lukes, 20 Sep 1949 Document Reg. No: HT 8020

Certificate issued by police stating that Bretislav Lukes has no criminal record. This certificate was part of the documentation required for Bretislav to migrate to Australia following World War Two. Bretislav arrived in Australia in 1950, working at Port Kembla for two years before moving to Melbourne. Czechoslovakian by birth he was known in Australia as 'Bob', spoke English, Czech and German and had an interest in amateur radio, he passed away in 2004.
Discoloured cream piece of paper, two sided, with black printed text and typed text and ink stamps.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Peter Schafer, 2004
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 14.70 cm (Width), 20.90 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, immigrant voyages, displaced persons, migrant camps, czechoslovakian communities, czechoslovakian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Cultural Diversity Collection, Migration Collection, Bretislav Lukes, Czechoslovakian Migrant, 1950
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: certificates
Inscriptions: Written in German.
Translation: 'Mr Lukes Bretislav, registered in eichstatt Hunter's Barracks, born on 12 January 1922 in Stankau CSR presents this certificate for the purpose of immigration'.. No convictions listed. Cost 1DM - 'Paid'. 20 September 1949
Place & Date Issued: Germany, 20 Sep 1949
Issued To: Bretislav Lukes, Germany, 20 Sep 1949

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