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Selected records from the State Archives of the Republic of Cyprus related to the Jewish emigration

Document | Accession Number: 2017.40.1 | RG Number: RG-85.001

Selected records of the British colonial administration of Cyprus related to the Jewish legal and illegal emigration to Cyprus, internment camps for Jews who had immigrated or attempted to immigrate to Mandatory Palestine in violation of British policy as well as other matters related to Jews, Polish and other refugees in Cyprus before, during and immediately after WWII. Includes passenger’s lists divided by particular SS ships (1934); a list of illegal Jewish emigrants on board of the Bulgarian SS Rudnichar (1940); registers and correspondence relating to acquisition of properties in Cyprus by Jews and Jewish companies; Italy Military records of the war crimes against British and Allied prisoners of war in Greece; Jewish immigration and settlement in Cyprus; lists of Jewish and Polish refugees evacuated from Cyprus; records on Jewish emigration to Palestine; the report of the Anglo-American Committee of inquiry regarding the problems of European Jewry and Palestine (1946); applications submitted to the Colonial Administration from Jewish entrepreneurs to open business in Cyprus; applications from displaced persons for assistance from UNRRA; correspondence re: food and other supplies for Jews interned in camps, illegal immigration of Jews, Jewish DP camps; trade with Israel, and civil aviation in Israel.

inclusive:  1934-1949
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Record last modified: 2023-05-25 15:53:23
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