Hello im new in the forum, my mother is son of polish and she receive from my grandfather this badges, bracelet and a map.
They came to south america from Poland (Cwirki) is name is Mirta Cwirko, the grandmother of my mother came from Radowice. could somebody help me to understand more about them???. Specialy the map, someone one´s, told us that it was writed in old russian and for years we had try to understand it. Thanks!
12-14-2011 03:40 PM
Re: old map
-------> Ćwirki (in Polish) ------>Чвирки (in Belarusian)
It's in Białowieska Forest. Maybe it's a map of a part of Białowieska forest. It's written in cyrillic maybe it's some kind of belarusian cyrillic ?
Re: old map
Hi Tanonier, thanks so much for the information, my grandfather came from Cwirki ( poland ) i am Antonio Petit Cwirko, my mother Mirta Cwirko...maybe this map is from where he comes? im trying to follow the root of my ancestors, i got tickets from the train that they use to escape from poland, the name of the ship ( Asturias in 1935) that they used to travel From UK to Argentina South America, really interesting scramble...well thanks for your help again i really appreciate.