If the claimant cannot provide any lead to foreign or domestic evidence of survivor status, write directly
to the following organizations. The DO (or the claimant) may write simultaneously
to all the organizations or to only those which appear very likely to be productive.
EXAMPLE: If the claimant is sure that he/she was awarded or denied indemnification payments,
the Bundeszentralkartei will most likely be able to provide the requisite evidence
of survivor status.
The organizations are listed in the order of greatest likelihood of finding a record.
NOTE: This organization maintains records of all indemnification claims.
Nordrhein — Westfalen
|International Tracing service (see GN 00307.511
IMPORTANT: If the person once entered Israel, the following organization may also have some
|Jewish Agency Search Bureau for Missing Relatives
|Central Zionist Archives
|Ministry of Immigrant
|P.O. Box 616