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Medical Certificate - Issued to Karina Zars, Germany, 1 Dec 1945 Document Reg. No: SH 911656

Summary:
Medical Certificate issued to Karina Zars in Stuttgart, Germany, dated 1 December 1945. Born in Latvia in 1925, Karina married Alozijs Nartiss in 1946, their daughter Liga was born in 1947. They migrated to Australia in 1949 after spending time in a displaced persons camp in Ludwigsburg in West Germany from 1948-49. In Australia Karina, who had trained as a dancer, worked as a photographic model and was featured on the last paper 10 Pound note, issued in 1956.
Description:
White rectangular certificate printed on paper with typewritten details and black and white photograph stapled to certificate.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Performing Arts Museum, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 14.70 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945, immigration, healthcare medicine, marriage customs rites, displaced persons, latvian communities, latvian immigration, refugees, ethnic groups, health checks
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: medical records
Inscriptions: Hautklinik des/stadt Krankenhauses Stgt/Arztliche Bescheinigung. UNRRA/Zars Karina.
Place & Date Issued: Stuttgart, Germany, 1 Dec 1945
Issued To: Ms Karina Nartiss, Stuttgart, Germany, 1 Dec 1945

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