Summary

Booklet Certificate with official record of vaccination issued to Barbara Condurateanu on 10 March 1950, to allow her to immigrate to Australia. It was issued by the International Refugee Organisation. The booklet was published by IRO Atar S A Arts graphiques in Geneva.

Barbara Condurateanu was a Romanian refugee who spent World War II in a Russian POW camp and being repatriated back to Romania, when she caught the wrong train and ended up in a German Displaced Persons camp. In the camp she met fellow Romanian refugee Nicolae Condurateanu, who had spent World War II in a German POW camp. The couple married in 1948 at the A1 Heetre Camp and immigrated to Australia in 1950, where Nicolae worked in a Tea factory and Barbara at the Four and Twenty Pie factory. They had no family in Australia and had to rely on each other for support eventually purchasing a house and establishing a life in their new country.

Physical Description

10 page booklet printed with extensive text on brown paper, with text in English and French. Personal details and signatures filled out in black ink.

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