Re: Fairy Tales my Father Told Me #belarus

Linda S. Mintz

My grandfather, Morris WEINSTEIN, lived in Riga, Latvia (Russia) with his family. 
In November, 1905, he received a draft notice from the Russian army and 
was told to report by November 30, 1905. He was 19. He landed in New York,
aboard the "Bluecher", a ship he boarded in Hamburg, on Feb. 5, 1906. So
glad he dodged the draft!

Linda Mintz  <lsmintz@...>

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