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Green certificate on white background with title "Prüfungsergebnis." Includes illustration of Eagle and Swastika.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: The official Nazi certification of pure Aryan German blood, or Abstammungsnachweis, was required of any citizen who wished to exercise his or her civil rights, or join the Nazi Party. This one -- number 92444 -- bears the Eagle and Swastika seal. It certifies that Franz Gerstorfer is "Deutchbluttig (Arisch)" or of pure Aryan German blood, and that he is not of Jewish or mixed Jewish (or "Mischling") ancestry.
8 1/4 x 11 3/4"
Franz Gerstorfer, Abstammungsnachweis, Ancestry, Mischling
1939-1941: Concentration:Ghettos, Einsatzgruppen (Mobile Killing Squads); WWII in Europe
"Certificate of Pure Aryan Descent" (1940). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.493.