IMPORTANT: ITS Now Accepting Online Tracing Requests


The International Tracing Service (ITS) in Bad Arolsen serves victims of Nazi persecutions and their families by documenting their fate through the archives it manages. The ITS preserves these historic records and makes them available for research.”

The ITS archive holds 26,000 metres of various types of records.

The alphabetically and phonetically arranged Central Name Index contains over 50 million reference cards for over 17.5 million people and is the key to the documents and correspondence files.

Effective immediately, you can submit a tracing request or an inquiry for information on imprisonment/labour/whereabouts by completing our online inquiry form.

Click here for more information and the online inquiry form.

1 comment:

  1. Is it correct that this collection will mainly benefit people researching family from Western & Central Europe, countries liberated by the Western Allies, vs the regions liberated by the Soviets?


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