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Certificate - Vaccination, Issued to Nicolae Condurateanu, 1949 Document Reg. No: HT 591

Summary:
Booklet Certificate with record of vaccination issued to Nicolae Condurateanu in 1949. It was issued by the Medical Branch Prisoners of War and Displaced Persons Division.

Nicolae Condurateanu was a Romanian who was placed in a POW camp during World War II in Germany. He met his wife Barbara, also a Romanian, when she caught the wrong train and ended up in a German Displaced Persons camp, where Nicolae was Barbara had spent World War II in a Russian POW camp and was meant to have been on a train back to Romania. The couple married in 1948 at the A1 Heetre Camp and immigrated to Australia in 1950, where Nicolae worked in a Tea factory and Barbara at the Four and Twenty Pie factory. They had no family in Australia and had to rely on each other for support eventually purchasing a house and establishing a life in their new country.
Description:
Booklet printed with extensive text in English, and personal details and signatures filled out in black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Carla Lolicato, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 11.00 cm (Height), 10.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, displaced persons, migrant hostels, migrant camps, migrant reception centres, romanian communities, romanian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: medical records
Inscriptions: Text: CERTIFICATES OF VACCINATION INOCULATION IMMUNISATION / Stamp: DISPLACED PERSONS ASSEMBLY 98 CENTRE STAFF. Includes: Extensive text
Issued By: Prisoners of War & Displaced Persons Division Medical Branch, Lemgo, Germany, 1949
Issued To: Nicolae Condurateanu, Germany, 1949

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