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Mass detective operation im befreiten Deutschland: UNRRA und die Suche nach den eingedeutschten Kindern nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg


Verena Buser


HISTORIE. Jahrbuch des Zentrums für Historische Forschung Berlin der Polnischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Folge 8, 347-360


After the end of the Second World War the UNRRA was confronted with a mass atrocity which was conducted in the name of German social work: The kidnapping of children from Poland /at least 20 000) but also from the Netherlands or Belgium. The paper explores the challenges and steps wo trace these children of which only a minority was found in the end.