Seedorf DP camp church records

Seedorf was the site of one of many displaced persons camps that were established throughout the British and American occupation zones of Germany after World War II. This collection contains the records of the Ukrainian Orthodox parish located in that camp.

Summary Information

CreatorUkraïnsʹka avtokefalʹna pravoslavna t︠s︡erkva
TitleSeedorf DP camp church records
Quantity0.1 Linear Feet, 1 folder
LanguagesMultiple languages
LanguagesPrimarily Ukrainian, with some German and a very small amount of English.
RepositoryUkrainian History and Education Center Archives

Scope and Contents

Contains the records of Fr. Vasyl' Il'chuk (Василь Ільчук) as rector of the DP camp church in Seedorf, circulars and communication from the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church Administration in Heidenau, copies of reports sent to Metr. Polikarp, and financial records and receipts.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form: Identification of item, date (if known); Seedorf DP camp church records; box number; folder number; Ukrainian History and Education Center, Somerset, New Jersey.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for researcher use. Please contact the archivist ( for more information and to make arrangements.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Processing Information

Originally housed as part of portfolio т155 in cabinet "И", shelf 5.

Controlled Access Headings


  • Seedorf (Displaced persons camp)


  • Refugee camps


  • Church records and registers

Status of materials

These materials belong to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, and are on deposit with the Ukrainian History and Education Center for processing, preservation, and access.

Container List

  • box 1 folder 1