Petras Navazelskis was born on May 24, 1921 in Daujėnai in north central Lithuania. He was the younger of two brothers —the older was Povilas. Both were the sons of a well-to-do farmer. Because the family was nearly deported during the first Soviet occupation, the brothers fled west in July, 1944 to escape the advancing […]
The DP Questionnaire is designed to collect individual or family stories of Baltic Displaced Persons and their experiences before, during, and after their flight from Estonia, Latvia, or Lithuania.