Re: German children into the UK late 1930's #general

Michael Hoffman

Dear Peter,

You wrote,
My cousin, Michael Kano, came to the UK with one of the Der Kinder refugee
groups and was adopted by my Aunt & Uncle. How do I find further details
about him, family name


Peter Caplin
JGID# 305660

You should contact The Kindertransport organisation which is now part of the AJR,
The Association of Jewish Refugees, the website is . In addition the
AJR has the records of the Central British Fund for the years prior to WWII and for
a number of years after WWII. Official adoption records can be found at the
National Archives at


Michael Hoffman
SCHAMROTH/SHAMROCK-Krakow, London and USA BERGER-Grabawo, Poland
HOFFMAN/OCHMAN-Beleya Tserkov and Kiev, Ukraine.
OSTROFSKY-Beleya Tserkov and Kiev, Ukraine.

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