Series 05 - Russian Mennonite World War I experiences - collection

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CA MHSBC 85-05


Russian Mennonite World War I experiences - collection


  • 1880-1917 (Creation)

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21 cm of textual records

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This series contains photocopied photos and personal stories during World War I of the following files:

File 1 includes:
Bergmann, A. P. [18--] Forestry, Medic (group photo of five medics)
Buhr, John D., 1896-1975, Medic (photo - head shot of J. D. Buhr)
File 2 includes:
DeFehr, A.A., 1879-1966, Forestry
Dueck, G.G., 1981-1985, Forestry
Dick, Abram J., 1890-1970, Forestry, Medic
Dyck, Franz A., 1895-1970, Medic
Photo of Forster Chliwimsky-Asow, 1884-1909
Files 3 includes:
Enns, Gerhard J., 1885-1986, Forestry
Enns, W.H., 1895-1974, Medic
Epp, A.D. [18--], Medic
Epp, David C., 1890-1976 - Medic
File 4 includes:
Fast, Gerhard J., 1888-1974 - Forestry, (photo of the group of medics from Train #167 in Moscow, 1914)
Friesen, Gerhard (18--), Medic
Friesen, Jacob J., 1884-1969, Forestry (photo of a group of forestry workers in Alt-Berdjansk, 1914)
Friesen, Peter [18--], Forestry
Froese, Bernhard Peter, 1893-1950, Forestry
Froese, F.P., 1883-1983, Forestry (photos of " "Aufname" der "Nowobranzy" ( Rekruten) " & a group of forestry workers in Asow, 1915)
Files 5 includes:
Goossen, Heinrich H. [18--], Forestry
Guenther, David, 1887-19--, Forestry
Guenther, Johann, [18--], Medic (Head shot of Johann Guenther, Medic on the Portugal")
Guenther, Waldemar, [18--], Medic
File 6 includes:
Harder, Jacob Johann, 1890-1976, Forestry
Hoemsen, Jakob [188-], Forestry (2 photos: head shot of Jakob Hoemsen, 1904 & Lazarett in Urulga, 1904-1905)
Huebner, Jakob Peter, 1892-1973, Forestry (photo: group of forestry workers in Iswara, 90 werst from St. Petersburg) )
File 7 includes:
Isaak, Jacob J., 1885-1967, Forestry (Full length photo of two forestry guards in uniform, 1915)
Janzen, J.H. (Aeltester) [18--] Forestry
Janzen, J.J., [18--] (photo of forestry workers and their baracks in Gursuf, Crimea)
File 8 includes:
Klassen, Gerhard J., Forestry [18--]
Klassen, Johann D., [18--] Medic
Klassen, Julius H., 1895-1967, Forestry (photo: Funeral of Klaas Penner, Siberia, at the Wladimirowschen Forstei)
Kroeker, Heinrich, [18--] "Eine Nacht in tuerkischer Gefangenschaft"
Langemann, Peter, 1892-?, Forestry
Loewen, J. J., 1898-1982, Forestry, (photo of lunch preparations at Alt-Berdajansk, 1917)
File 9 includes:
Matthies, C.C., Medic
Matthies, John J. [18--] Forestry (3 photos: head shot of John J. Matthies; Asow Musikkapelle 1908-1909 (brass band); three men at the alleged burial place of Noah in the Ararat mountains)
Neustaedter, Franz Peter 1892-1938, Forestry (photo of hog butchering at the Forestry service in Alt-Berdjansk)
File 10 includes:
Penner, Abram Heinrich, 1891-1965, Medic
Penner, Johan H. [18--] Forestry
Peters, Heinrich Abram 1887-1972, Medic
File 11 includes:
Reimer, Jakob H., 1893-1976, Medic (photo of the workforce on the ALV medical train #192, Moscow)
Rempel, Aron A. 1893-1994, Medic
Rempel, J.J. [18--], Medic (photo of J.J. Rempel and the Hospital ship "Equator"
Redekopp, Nicolai P., 1885-1981, Forestry (2 photos of barracks under construction)
File 12 includes:
Schmidt, Gerhard G. 1894-1977, Forestry (photo: four men in the command kitchen, Crimea)
Schroeder, Wilhelm W. 1894-1972, Various
Siebert, Nicolai, 1887-1972, Research (photo: home of the "Phylloxerakommandos" in Crimea, 1911)
Siemens, Nicolai, 1896-1988, Medic
Sudermann, Alexander, 1898-1975, Mechanic (2 photos: head shot of Alexander Suderman, 1961 & vehicles ready for evacuation to the Front)
Sukkau, Jakob A.[18--], Forestry, Medic (photo of five men in the kitchen of Medical train #157, 1916-1917)
File 13 includes:
Thiessen, Franz P., 1888-1975, Forestry, Medic (5 photos: 1. Forestry barracks at Sherebkowo, 2. Eight men in the nursery of the Ananjewer Forstei, 3. Head shot of Franz P. Thiessen, 4. Barracks of the ALV, Moscow 5. Eight men on a gravel road in Crimea.)
Toews, Franz P., 1879-1978, Forestry, Medic (photo of medics of Adelsverbandes train #167 in Moscow, 1914; )
Annoymous ("F.P.T."), (2 photos: Reverened Oekonom and his wife; Asow Forestry workers David Becker, Isaak Klassen, A. P. Bergman & P. Thiessen, 1908)
File 14 includes:
Warkentin, P.A. [18--], Forestry (photo of Olty on the Turkish front, 1916)
Wiebe, Peter J. [18--], Forestry (2 photos: barracks at Gross-Anadol, 1915 -1917, five men: Jakob Klassen, J. Neufeld, ? Klassen, Gerhard Enns & Julius Klassen in ALV Moscow)
Wiens, Henirch H., 1885-1979, Forestry (photo of barracks at Asow)
Wiens, Heinrich Jakob, [18--], Medic (photo: two medics with a stretcher at the Caucasus front)
Wiens, Jakob J., 1883-1966, Forestry
Willms, Abraham J., 1893-1976, Medic (2 photos: road construction in the Crimea at "Tschornaja Terschka", Ten medics of Lazaretts #6, ALV Ekaterinoslav: P.A. Fast, A.J. Klassen, B.J.Janzen, B.B. Braun, J.A. Friesen, D.J. Woelk, P. Enns, Is. Friesen, A.J.Willms, F.D. Martens.)

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