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Ministry of the Interior

Governorate of Shahreza;

Date: 21 Aban 1322 [13 November 1943]

Number: 545



Office of the Provincial Governor General of the Tenth Province

I would cordially bring to your attention that report number 2484 from the police force of Shahreza indicates that more than one hundred men, women and children, who are Jewish and introduce themselves as Baha’is, have migrated to Shahreza. They are engaged in occupations such as carpentry, haberdashery and trade. The local police force has been ordered to watch their behaviour and activities. This is reported for your information.


The Governor of Shahreza, Maykadeh [signature]


[Handwritten Note 1:] Report it to the Ministry of the Interior.

[Handwritten Note 2:] Confidential 9915-2 Azar 1322 [24 November 1943] a copy of above report and report number 4717 from the local police force regarding this situation have been received and are being presented for the information of  the Ministry of the Interior.

The Governor General of the Tenth Province, [signature]