Journey to the Homeland Tour 2000 Photos

Journey to the Homeland Tour
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Photographs by Arnold and Gerda Ordel Fadden, Thousand Oaks, California, of their visit to the Glueckstal villages, June 9-10, 2000

Photos - Set 1


Tour members traveling from Odessa to the Glueckstal villages in Moldova: sitting (l-r): Violet Miller Ehlers, Lodi, CA, Anna Marie Gulke Hajek, Everett, WA, and Herbert Herman, Jr, San Jose, CA; standing (l-r): Dennis Batterman, Imperial, NE; Gerda Fadden, Arnold Fadden, and Ron Vossler, East Grand Forks, MN. The Dniester River
Ron Vossler with the Wort family in Glueckstal. Ron Vossler cleans a newly discovered headstone hoping to decipher information.
Ron with headstone and children in the village. Dennis Batterman presents a quilt to baby Jana.
Lutheran Evangelical Church in Bergdorf; founding plaque reads 1851 with Gerda Fadden in front. Gerda Fadden with Mrs. Wort.


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