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"Ann Linder" <annlinder2009@...> wrote
Kitty was deported >from France to Auschwitz. On the deportation record it
records her birth as May 14, 1906 & her birthplace in French as Strazu but
likely was misspelled.
My mother recalls that there was a town nearby Sosnowiec with a similar
name that had a military base.
On Jewishgen I found a couple of possibilities, one being close to
Strzyzow, Poland, 4952'N 2148'E; 271 km SSE of Warszawa
Brucha, Kitty's mother, was originally >from Stopnice and when Brucha
married perhaps she married a man >from Strazu. Stopnice is 5026'N 2057'E;
202 km S of Warszawa
I would love to find birth indexes for the time period c.1900-1921 if
they exist for Kitty and her siblings.
Any thoughts on Strazu? and the military base location?
I am wondering if towns Sosnowiec and Stopnica are not confused.
Town Strazow is located in Rzeszow vicinity (and close to Stopnica listed
in your message) but Sosnowiec is not nearby
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