Bulgarian Red Cross (Fond 156)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2002.402
  • RG-46.038M
1 Jan 1885 - 31 Dec 1942
Level of Description
  • Bulgarian
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

9 microfilm reels, 35 mm


Archival History

T︠S︡entralen dŭrzhaven arkhiv (Bulgaria)


Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.

From the T︠S︡entralen dŭrzhaven arkhiv (Central State Archives), Bulgaria, Fond 156, Opis 1. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archives Project in July 2003.

Scope and Content

Contains correspondence with various Red Cross organizations abroad, including the International Committee of the Red Cross, regarding prisoners of war (POWs ), and missing in action (MIAs), etc.

System of Arrangement

Organized in the following order: Reel 1: File 227, 228, 229 p. 200; Reel 2: File 229 p. 200-233 p.60; Reel 3: File 233, p. 60-236; Reel 4: File 237-245, p 446; Reel 5: File 245 p. 446-253, p.77; Reel 6: File 253 p. 77-259, p.478; Reel 7: File 258 p. 82-259 p. 478; Reel 8: File 259 p. 478- 63 p. 215; Reel 9: File 263 p.215

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: T︠S︡entralen dŭrzhaven arkhiv (Bulgaria)

Corporate Bodies



This description is derived directly from structured data provided to EHRI by a partner institution. This collection holding institution considers this description as an accurate reflection of the archival holdings to which it refers at the moment of data transfer.