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Selected records from the State Archives of the Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Document | Accession Number: 2016.191.1 | RG Number: RG-45.020

Records of the Central Special Bureau of the Italian Carabinieri in Rhodes (today Greece, between 1912 and 1946 a part Italy) and the card index of the surveillance files. Archives of the Italian Carabinieri include information on individuals, businesses, citizenship, ethnic groups, spies, important events and political personalities. A high number of these 100,000 files concern the local Jewish community in Rhodes, following the creation of the central governing body of the Italian Jewish communities in 1931, to the deportation of July 1944. The Carabinieri recorded information on their lives, business, communal networks, political views and personal behaviors.

Carabinieri collection
inclusive:  1930-1946
783,561 digital images : JPEG ; 472 GB .
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Forms part of the International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 18:13:44
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