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Witness

Paszyna Jan 19.04.1881, Pszczyna

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939.10.03-1944.02.21

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Holy Cross church, Krakowskie Przedmieście Street 3 Warsaw, Gestapo detention center, aleja Szucha 25 Warsaw, Church of the Holy Cross, Krakowskie Przedmieście Street 3 Orzechówka (świętokrzyskie voivodeship) Warsaw, Leszno Street 52 (al. „Solidarności” 84) KL Gross-Rosen Orzechówka (Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship) Warsaw, Leszno Street 52 (aleja „Solidarności” 84) Warsaw, Leszno Street 54 (al. „Solidarności” 84)

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Witness

Zołoteńki Józef 19.10.1877

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Mokotów

Date

1944.08.01-1944.08.31

Location

Warsaw, Jesuit Monastery, Rakowiecka Street 61

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Witness

Zołoteńka Jadwiga

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Mokotów

Date

1944.08.01-1944.08.31

Location

Warsaw, Jesuit Monastery, Rakowiecka Street 61

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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

Wiechowicz Zdzisław 1915?

Topic

Wola '44 – genocide in Warsaw

Date

1944.08.05

Location

Warsaw, Kirchmayer and Marczewski factory, Wolska Street 79/81 Warsaw, Towarowa Street Warsaw, Krochmalna Street 81 Warsaw, St. Adalbert's Church, Wolska Street 76 Warsaw, St. Adalbert's church, Wolska Street 76

Witness

Cegłowski Aleksander 24.12.1904

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Śródmieście

Date

1944.08.05-1944.08.06

Location

Warsaw, Marszałkowska Street Warsaw, Anca Pharmacy, Marszałkowska Street 21 Warsaw, Oleandrów Street

Witness

Branny Paweł 13.05.1888, Żuków Dolny (now: Český Těšín, Czech Republic)

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1942.07-1943.04.29

Location

Warsaw, Długa Street Warsaw, Arsenal, Długa Street 52 Warsaw, Ghetto, Świętojerska Street Warsaw, Ghetto, Franciszkańska Street Warsaw, Ghetto, Nalewki Street Warsaw, Przejazd Street Warsaw, Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Leszno Street 32 (Solidarności Avenue 80) Warsaw, Przejazd Street Warsaw, Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Leszno Street 32 (aleja Solidarności 80)

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Witness

Oleksy Józef 09.07.1892

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1944.02.07-1944.02.25

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Gestapo detention center, aleja Szucha 25 Warsaw, Father Siemiec Foster Center, Lipowa Street 14/16 KL Gross-Rosen Orzechówka (Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship) Orzechówka (świętokrzyskie voivodeship) KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg) Bochnia, train station

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Witness

Skowroński Feliks 29.05.1894, Jaksice (kujawsko-pomorskie voivodeship)

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1944.08.01-1944.11.13

Location

Warsaw Włochy (Warsaw) Warsaw, Wolska Street Warsaw, Złota Street 38 Warsaw, Krucza Street Warsaw, Marszałkowska Street Warsaw, Wspólna Street Warsaw, Piusa XI Street (Piękna Street) Warsaw, Śniadeckich Street

Witness

Rzymełka Jan 18.09.1877, Józefowiec (Katowice)

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939.10.03-1945.04.15

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 KL Bergen-Belsen (Germany) KL Gross-Rosen KL Mittelbau-Dora (Germany)

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Witness

Michelis Zygmunt 04.03.1890, Bycz (kujawsko-pomorskie voivodeship)

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939.10-1943.05

Location

Warsaw, Evangelical-Augsburg Church of the Holy Trinity, Małachowskiego Square 1 Radom

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Witness

Kumalski Tadeusz

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Częstochowa region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Częstochowa KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Wilno (now in Lithuania)

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Witness

Drozdowski Henryk Marian 13.01.1895, Łódź

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Mokotów

Date

1944.08.01-1944.08.06

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Narbutta Street 37 Warsaw, SS-Stauferkaserne, Rakowiecka Street 4

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Witness

Lange Lucyna 1897?

Topic

Wola '44 – genocide in Warsaw

Date

1944.08.05-1944.08.07

Location

Warsaw, Wolski Hospital, Płocka Street 26 Warsaw, Górczewska Street Warsaw, Wolski Hospital, Płocka Street 26

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Witness

Gac Jadwiga Barbara 04.12.1926, Łomża

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of the Old Town

Date

1944.08.01-1944.09

Location

Warsaw, Franciszkańska Street 6A Warsaw, Solec Street 53 Warsaw, Senatorska Street Warsaw, Okrąg Street 2 Warsaw, Wilanowska Street

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Witness

Dąbrowski Wacław 10.05.1916

Topic

Wola '44 – genocide in Warsaw

Date

1944.08.05

Location

Warsaw, Wolski Hospital, Płocka Street 26 Warsaw, railway workshops, Moczydło Street (Górczewska Street 53) Warsaw, Górczewska Street/ Zagłoby Street (Górczewska Street 32)

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Witness

Szewczyk Jan 15.01.1900, Łukowo (mazowieckie voivodeship)

Topic

The city condemned to death

Date

1944.09-1945.01

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Litewska Street 14 Warsaw, Wilanowska Street Warsaw, Solec Street

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Witness

Czyrnek Jan 25.03.1900, Jasna (Podłopień, wielkopolskie voivodeship)

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Mokotów

Date

1940.04-1945.01

Location

Warsaw, Dominican Monastery, Dominikańska Street 2 Warsaw, Puławska Street

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Witness

Staniewska Halina 1905

Topic

Warsaw death ring – mass executions

Date

1940.01-1940.02

Location

Kabacki Forest (Warsaw) Warsaw, Aleje Jerozolimskie 23

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Witness

Ceglarek Kazimierz Sergiusz 24.02.1921, Warsaw

Topic

The city condemned to death

Date

1944.08.01-1945.01.16

Location

Warsaw, Ogródek Jordanowski [Jordan garden], Bagatela Street 2/4 Warsaw, Szara Street 3 Warsaw, General Inspectorate of the Armed Forces, aleja Szucha 12/14 Warsaw, General Inspectorate of the Armed Forces, al. Szucha 12/14 Warsaw, Litewska Street 14 Warsaw, Solec Street Warsaw, Wilanowska Street Warsaw, Żelazna Street Warsaw, Karolkowa Street Warsaw, St. Lazarus' Hospital, Leszno Street 127 (Leszno Street 15) Warsaw, Mokotowska Street

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