Breadcrumb Home Message Board Searching for Palenkas Subject Searching for Palenkas Posted In Posted to Message board on March 19, 2017 by Ruth VanHouten. Description I’m trying to find any mention of Josef Palenkas, married Katherina. He came from a region that was Austrian before the war. thanks Contact Comments Comments Hi- Welcome to CGSI. Do you Comment by JOLKASS on March 21, 2017 at 11:50am Hi- Welcome to CGSI. Do you have a birth date for Josef? Did he come over to the U.S.?