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Before the War
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Displaced Persons Camps
Where Can We Go?
The Journey
Welcome to Canada
New Lives
Canadian Immigration Overview
Many children began a round of displaced persons (DP) camps looking for parents, brothers and sisters. Once they were convinced that their search was in vain they drifted back to DP camps like Fulda, Feldafing and Aglasterhausen.      more... »
Displaced Persons camps
Facilities established in Germany, France, Italy and Belgium, some located in former concentration camps, where stateless Jews were housed. Some refugees remained in these camps for several years while they waited for permission to immigrate.