FranklySpeaking at shaw.ca
Sun Apr 16 08:46:07 PDT 2006
Sorry about that. Was thinking of modern Austria. You'd think I
would know better by now. :-)
At 09:31 AM 16/04/2006, Mike McHenry wrote:
>Trieste is on the water. It's now part of Italy. Prior to WWI it was part of
>the Austrian (Hapsburg Empire).
>From: ger-poland-volhynia-bounces at eclipse.sggee.org
>[mailto:ger-poland-volhynia-bounces at eclipse.sggee.org] On Behalf Of Jerry
>Sent: Sunday, April 16, 2006 10:36 AM
>To: RCSPAIN at aol.com; ger-poland-volhynia at eclipse.sggee.org
>Subject: Re: [Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Manos
>At 02:49 PM 15/04/2006, RCSPAIN at aol.com wrote:
> >I am looking for Rudolph (or Rudolf) Manos who left Wolen, East Prussia, or
> >Poland about 1912. He sailed from Trieste, (then Austria) to New York.
> >joined the US Army, served in two different divisions, became a citizen
> >married. He lived in several states, one of which was Georgia
> >where his wife
> >lived. After she died, he remarried, but I do not have any more
> >about that.
> >Any help would be appreciated.
>Wolen in East Prussia is not the same as Volhynia / Wolhynia which is
>the more common term of reference on this mailing list and the SGGEE
>website. Volhynia was a province consisting of the northwestern
>region of modern Ukraine.
>Note also that Austria is land locked so it would not be possible to
>sail from there. However, I believe that there was a ship called the
>Trieste so it is possible that he sailed on that.
>Jerry Frank - Calgary, Alberta
>FranklySpeaking at shaw.ca
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