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Witness

Ziółkowska Alina 11.05.1918, Uniszki Zawadzkie

Topic

Lebensborn – the Germanization of Polish children

Date

1929-1945

Location

Wilno (now in Lithuania) Iłowo-Osada (subcamp of KL Soldau transit camp), Szkolna Street (Leśna Street) Płock Iłowo Kalkówka (Mława)

Witness

Staniszewska Aleksandra 15.06.1924, Ostrowy (Wyszków county)

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district)

Witness

Stokarski Bronisław Stefan 03.07.1909, Wyszków (Wyszków county)

Topic

The Ostrów forests – mass executions

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

Witness

Gizińska Halina 10.12.1933, Kostopol (Ukraine)

Topic

Mazovia – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Jackowska Zofia 24.07.1923, Wielątki

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Mąka Henryk

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Obryte (Pułtusk district)

Witness

Jackowski Stanisław 11.08.1910, Pniewo (Pułtusk county)

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

Witness

Rutka Franciszek 08.12.1912, Wielątki

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

Witness

Jasińska Wiktoria 01.11.1897, Zgorzałowo

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

Witness

Gawroński Aleksander 24.11.1921, Wyszków (Wyszków county)

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district) Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

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Witness

Frąckowska Maria

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

Tarnopol (now in Ukraine) Putyvl (Ukraine), NKVD camp for POWs (Sofronievsky Monastery) Geneva (Switzerland) Kiev (Ukraine) Warsaw

Witness

Bluszko Leon Piotr 28.06.1914, Wyszków (Wyszków county)

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

Wyszków (Wyszków district), gendarmerie station, Zakolejowa Street 17

Witness

Marcinkowska Rozalia 1900, Nowa Wieś (Wyszków county)

Topic

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Michalska Maria

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

Kozelsk (Russia, Kaluga Oblast), NKVD POW camp (Optina Pustyn)

Witness

Jaroszewski Czesław 1898, Ostrów Mazowiecka

Topic

Ostrów ’39 – extermination of Jews

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Szmidt Antoni 1898?

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich – the Kielce region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Bliżyn, forced labor camp Bór (Skarżysko-Kamienna) Końskie Bliżyn, school, Piaskowa Street 6

Witness

Lechowski Maksymilian 1900?

Topic

Intelligentsia at gunpoint – terror against the Polish elite

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

Radom, prison (Benedictine convent), Malczewskiego Street 1 Radom, Gestapo headquarters, Kościuszki Street 6 Radom, Gestapo Headquarters, Kościuszki Street 6 Firlej (Radom) Pionki (mazowieckie voivodeship) Kozienice (mazowieckie voivodeship) Radom, Traugutta Street Chlewiska (Szydłowiec district)

Witness

Lisicki Antoni

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1939-1945

Location

Bezymyanlag (Russia, Samara Oblast)

Witness

Sendler Irena 15.02.1910, Warszawa

Topic

The Polish Righteous Among the Nations

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Puławska Street 97 Chotomów, convent of the Sisters of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Żeligowskiego Street 18

Witness

Sendler Irena 15.02.1910, Warszawa

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1945

Location

Szymanów (Sochaczew district), convent of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Szkolna Street 2 Radzymin Warsaw