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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:50 EDT
in search for my italian father, who was captured during the war.
I was born in SIEGEN Germany in march 1046. In 1945,my mother Simon,Brunhilde met my bilogical father,from witch I only know his first name:Guiseppe and that he originally came from Napels.In those days,it seems that nobody in the family was permitted to speak about it!At a certain moment,( I was 19 at the time)my grandmum talked about it,under the impression that I already knew about it.In a certain way,one does!In 1949, I was three at the moment,my mother moved to Belgium, because she had met my future stepfather,who had fulfilled his military service in Siegen.On april the 2nd,1949 they where married in Borgerhout/Antwerp and on september the 17th,of the same year, I was officially adopted. Before the marriage,I received the familyname of my mother:Simon. A few weeks ago,I travelled to Napels, in the hope they could find out about my real father,with only the help of his first name,Guiseppe! According to someone in the townhall,there is a particular division elswhere in Napels, but one can only get information when one has a sir-name! And that is exactly my problem! The older I get,the more I feel the need to know my father's name. I feel no need, to find his family and to disrupt their lives,I would not do that! I will pop my question to your services now: can someone please help me to find out, what happened to my biological father and what was his name??? I believe, there is a strong possibility, that he was stil in Siegen/Germany in 1949, because: when we already where living with my new grand-parents and I must have been between three and four years old, their was a tall and darkhaired gentlemen who came ringing at the door, and probably asked if he could see me,'cause my mother granted him to take me for a walk! I suppose,my German grand-parents told him where we where?! I will always remember that, sitting on his shoulders... Afterwards, he dropped me back home and I have never have seen him again!! I strongly think, this MUST have been him!According to several people over here in Belgium,who where prisoners of war and where send over to Germany in prison,they all where released in 1945 and have been send back to the homeland after a certain while. I also have learned, that when one was an Italian prisoner of war and dropped in Germany, one was a Partisano and against Mussolini. Maybe,this can help you to find out?! I would beccome the happiest woman on earth, if you could do the necessary to help me out?! I will keep my fingers crossed and keep my hopes up, in the meantime! With all of my heart: my sincere thanks beforehand and good luck, yours truly, Karin Vervloet-adres: De Tomermaat,56 - 2930 Brasschaat/Antwerp- Belgium
Chris ballan
Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:18 EDT
Hey. My name Chris . Im moving to germany but before that i want to say that i have italian passport and i live in israel so if i move to germany what help can the embassy help me with? And if i'll be and working at the company like mercedes i want to be there as a sales person what are my rights? What do i get as a person with italian passport and moving to europe .?
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 05:03 EDT
Selected to do phd in Italy but I have German Work permit
Dear Sirs,
I am Sajan Raj Ojha. An Erasmus Student from Nepal.
I was enrolled in University of Trento and RWTH Aachen for my masters.
Now I have finished my Masters and I have graduated.

Now I have German job search visa.

But recently I got selected to do PHD in University of Trento, Italy.
So, can I apply for study visa in Cologne?
And what are the required documents that I need.
Please kindly let me know.
braimah oboh
Mon, 21 Feb 2011 04:00 EST
sir, iam a germany citizen my ex wife is a italian citizen ,she have children for me ,my children have italian citizen i want to know how to get the children passport,becouse i want to travel with the children a lone to america u.s.a.the children name are in there mother passport so sir can u help me

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