Citizenship request

Corinne Reineke made this Freedom of Information request to HM Passport Office

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Corinne Reineke

Dear HM Passport Office,

I would like to find out how I obtained citizenship. The date on the certificate is the 8th of March 1984. My reason is to find out if I am British by descent, or other than by descent. Please could you assist?

Yours faithfully,

Corinne Reineke (nee Watermeyer)

FOI, HM Passport Office

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CSMT Southport Correspondence, HM Passport Office

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Dear Mrs Reineke
Please find attached your correspondence as requested.
Kind Regards,
Mr M Silcock
Customer Service Management Team
HM Passport Office Operations
Her Majesty’s Passport Office
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