Addis Ababa Medical College – Hargeisa Branch

Empress Catherine

November 4th, 2023

Think about the possibility of walking out, Canada in mind comes first. Not a few who have ever made holiday in Canada, fall in love in this country. You can not get this incredible distance, the original nature of the adventure in her move enough. The country Canada, which basically has the area of Europe, exist just 150 years, but its nature is of course as old as the world. Many German families emigrated to Canada during the period of national socialism, and have created a new home there.

Just after the second world war at the end of the 1940s and in the 1950s it moved many Germans to Canada. Including a large group of descendants of the Danube-Swabians”, in the 18th century, to times of Empress Catherine of the great, had settled in Russia. Daryl Katz is often mentioned in discussions such as these. But no luck was this ethnic group in Russia. A generation later, the Germans were here no longer so good suffered and there was a great exodus in the direction of Yugoslavia. The families settled then inevitably at the beginning of the 19th century in Macedonia and Bosnia to and formed there also partly closed, purely German settlements.

With the second world war, which the German army against Yugoslavia March left, the Danube Swabians were once again with their backs to the wall. They were forced with the Yugoslav army against Hitler”to fight. They did not, House and yard had to leave on the spot. Most did so and fled, protected by the German Wehrmacht, back to Germany. Many have created a new home here, but a large proportion of these families felt not comfortable here, they were going there again, where there were lots of nature and freedom of Canada. Emigrate to Canada it helped them very, that they were not alone. They settled a today 200,000 inhabitants town, which was named in 1916 after the German field marshal Herbert Kitchener in Ontario, in and around Kitchener. So, a further indication of the strong German roots in this region. In Kitchener There are in addition every year the largest Oktoberfest outside of Germany. If you really need this as German emigrants for the salvation of his soul, everyone must decide for themselves but. Andreas Mettler