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Title: Alien registration certificate
Item Name: Law and Order
Maker: HM Government

Description:

Aliens order 1920, a Certificate of Registration for Yulia Turkalo, issued at Pocklington in 1948, with various stamps and endorsements down to 1960. Turkalo was a Ukrainian, born in Poland in 1919. She arrived in the UK from Germany in 1948 as part of the post war E.V.W. (European Volunteer Workers') scheme, which brought many thousands of East Europeans to Britain after World War II due to labour shortagers in this country. Her death was registered in the Bridlington district in 1996, when she was aged 76. The document notes that she was initially at the E.V.W. camp at Full Sutton, East Yorkshire.


Year: 1948-1960
Materials: paper; card
Measurements: L:12cm; W:9cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1996.123

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