My file is up on ViewMate!
My ancestor, Tzvi Frenkel, was given a medal >from Czar Nicolai II.
According to the family stories, the Frenkel fammily spent quite a bit of
time in the Czar's palace.
I would like your help identifying the medal given to Tzvi FRenkel and
maybe, through your answers, find out why, and weather, the families were
I would like to take this opportunity and thank Bernard Kouchel, Josef Herz
(and anyone else I might have missed involved in the ViewMate project) for
this wonderful service, and JewishGen in general.
Thank you in advance,
Shavit Ben - Arie, Israel