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Witness

Szałajko Stanisław

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.08-1940

Location

Ostashkov (Russia, Tver Oblast), NKVD camp for POWs Shepetivka (Ukraine), transit camp

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Witness

Munk

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.08-1940

Location

Kozelsk (Russia, Kaluga Oblast), NKVD POW camp (Optina Pustyn) Nieśwież (now in Belarus) Żywiec Geneva (Switzerland)

Witness

Perska Janina 25.09.1906

Topic

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

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Witness

Sobolewski Bolesław 1899

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1935-1941.09.13

Location

Wilejka (now in Belarus), prison, 1 Maja Street 50 Barysaw (Belarus) Borysów (Belarus) Ryazan (Russia, Ryazan Oblast) Chkalov (Orenburg, Russia, Orenburg Oblast) Buzuluk (Russia, Orenburg Oblast)

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Witness

Płonka Dorota

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09.01-1939.12

Location

Chorzów (śląskie voivodeship) Zaleszczyki (Ukraine) Równe (Ukraine)

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Witness

Wolański

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1940

Location

Kraków

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Witness

Napierała Teresa

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09.01-1940

Location

Shepetivka (Ukraine), transit camp

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Witness

Grzybowska Ewa

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1940

Location

Łuck (now in Ukraine) Brześć (now in Belarus)

Witness

Włodkowski Marceli 1892?

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich – the Ostrów region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ostrów Mazowiecka

Witness

Pędziński Aleksander 1897?

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich – the Ostrów region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ostrów Mazowiecka

Witness

Zawalicki Jan 1916?

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich – the Ostrów region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ostrów Mazowiecka

Witness

Spadniewski Stanisław 1924?

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich – the Ostrów region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ostrów Mazowiecka

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Witness

Zakrzewska Stefania 1890?, Staszów

Topic

Prisoners of war – transit camps in Kielce

Date

1939.09-1939.10

Location

Kielce, Kraków Bishops' Palace, Zamkowy Square

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Witness

Rudowski Maksymilian 1881

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939.10-1943

Location

Warsaw, Central Jail, Daniłowiczowska Street 7 KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg) Warsaw, Central Detention Center, Daniłowiczowska Street 7 Warsaw, Evangelical-Augsburg Church of the Holy Trinity, Małachowskiego Square 1 Warsaw, Evangelical-Reformed Church, Leszno Street 16 (al. "Solidarności" 74) Warsaw, Evangelical Hospital, Karmelicka Street 10 (Nowolipie Street 9/11)

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Witness

Boczman Maurycy (Borowski Marian) 03.05.1887, Warsaw

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1940.01-1940.08

Location

Warsaw, Targowa Street 62

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Witness

Górowski Henryk Jerzy 1890?

Topic

Warsaw death ring – mass executions

Date

1939.12-1940

Location

Wieluń, "Wieluń" sugar refinery, Długosza Street 5 Wieluń, Kopernika Street

Witness

Jończyk Jan 1890?

Topic

Katowice – daily terror

Date

1939.08-1939.09

Location

Katowice Łysa Góra (Świętokrzyskie Mountains) Wadowice Tarnów (małopolskie voivodeship)

Witness

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Topic

Upper Silesia – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1939.09.04-1939.09.04

Location

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Witness

Bułeczka Janina

Topic

Ostrów region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Słuchoński Artur 02.03.1898

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Ostrów region

Date

1939-1944

Location

Zaręby Kościelne Długosiodło