Dear fellow Jewishgenners,
About two weeks ago I sent an email to one of the Jewish Genealogical
societies located in France. I have not yet received a response but in the
meantime, I must ask the following.
This is a little research for my Dad. He wants to locate someone he knew
during the war when he fought in the French Resistance. He only recalls the
Name: Col. Ismail ___________________ (?)
born 1900 in Cairo, Egypt.
was educated in Oxford University and was in the Egyptian Army.
was a nephew to King Farouk of Egypt.
Died in Nice, France in 1945.
1-I have emailed to Oxford University. They were unable to help me.
2-I have contacted the Local History and Genealogy Division of the NYPL and
am awaiting a reply >from them.
3-I have checked the NY Times Proquest and have found nothing with the
scanty information I have.
Any help or idea that could be provided will be greatly appreciated.
Anyone in France may respond to this email in French. I will pass it on to
Thank you very much in advance.