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Witness

Wojno Tadeusz Jerzy 20.03.1884, Warsaw

Topic

Intelligentsia at gunpoint – terror against the Polish elite

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

Warsaw, Warsaw University of Technology, Politechniki Square 1 KL Majdanek German extermination camp of Bełżec Bełżec, German extermination camp KL Kaiserwald (Latvia)

Witness

Kucharek Jan 1901

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1940.02.10-1942.02.24.

Location

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Witness

Warchałowski Edward 04.10.1889, Piestrzec

Topic

Intelligentsia at gunpoint – terror against the Polish elite

Date

1939-1944.08

Location

Warsaw, Warsaw University of Technology, Politechniki Square 1 Warsaw, Noakowskiego Street Warsaw, Lwowska Street

Witness

Kraska Franciszek 1912?

Topic

The city condemned to death

Date

1939-1939

Location

Warsaw

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Witness

Bassalik Kazimierz 12.06.1879, Brzezie (Pleszew county)

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1944.09.01

Location

Warsaw, University of Warsaw, Krakowskie Przedmieście Street 26/28

Witness

Opiłowska Krystyna 1931

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Mazovian region

Date

1939-1942

Location

Kozienice, Hamernicka Street 13 Majdanek, German extermination camp Kozienice, ghetto German extermination camp of Majdanek

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Witness

Kuryłowicz Adam 21.12.1890, Kłyżów (podkarpackie voivodeship)

Topic

Auschwitz-Birkenau – the German factory of death

Date

1941.07-1941.08.24

Location

KL Auschwitz-Birkenau KL Auschwitz I KL Auschwitz I, Block 11 and Death Wall

Witness

Gierych Anatol 1910?

Topic

Prisoners of war – transit camps in Kielce

Date

1939.08.24-1939.09

Location

Świder (Otwock)

Witness

Świekatowski Jan 1900?

Topic

Across the Baltic States – the fates of the internees

Date

1939.09.21-1941.09.02

Location

Grodno (now in Belarus) Ukmergė (Lithuania), internee camp Wyłkowyszki (Lithuania), internment camp Pavlishchev Bor (Russia, Smolensk Oblast), Yukhnovo R-43 camp Gryazovets (Russia, Vologda Oblast), NKVD POW camp no 150 Murmansk (Russia, Murmansk Oblast) Totskoye (Russia, Orenburg Oblast)

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Witness

Rajewski Ludwik 16.12.1900, Łódź

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939.11-1940.09.21

Location

Warsaw, Pawiak prison, Dzielna Street 24/26 Warsaw, Lorentz Secondary School, Bracka Street 18 Warsaw, Central Jail, Daniłowiczowska Street 7 Radom, train station, Podjazdowa Street (Beliny-Prażmowskiego Street 2) Warsaw, Central Detention Center, Daniłowiczowska Street 7 Odrowąż (Końskie district) KL Auschwitz-Birkenau

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Witness

Bodziony Jakub 24.05.1886, Świniarsk

Topic

Auschwitz-Birkenau – the German factory of death

Date

1940.06.20-1943.10.10

Location

KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Warsaw Sosnowiec (śląskie voivodeship), Dulag, 1 Maja Street KL Neuengamme (Germany)

Witness

Maławska-Primas Hanna

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Bagatela Street 13 Warsaw, Obozowa Street 72 Warsaw, Marszałkowska Street 14 Warsaw, Bagatela Street 10

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Witness

Czarnecki Franciszek 08.09.1890, Dąbrówka (Kutnowski county)

Topic

Warsaw '44 – the pacification of Śródmieście

Date

1944.08.01-1944.08.24

Location

Warsaw, Warsaw University of Technology, Politechniki Square 1 Pruszków, Dulag 121 Warsaw, aleja Niepodległości 218 Warsaw, Narutowicza Square

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Witness

Dec Janina 1903?

Topic

The Kielce region – the pacification of Polish rural areas

Date

1940.06.04-1940.06.29

Location

Opatów, Agricultural and Trading Cooperative, Ćmielowska Street Brzask (Zagórze, commune of Bliżyn)

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Witness

Nowicki Bogumił Dionizy 19.12.1907, Chełmża

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1939.11.25

Location

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

Witness

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Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Wilno region

Date

1944.03-1945

Location

Orwidowo (Lithuania) Niemenczyn (Lithuania) Wilno (Lithuania), ghetto

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Witness

Mazur Andrzej 1914?

Topic

The Kielce region – the pacification of Polish rural areas

Date

1942.07.16-1942.08

Location

Opatów, Cememtery, Cmentarna Street Opatów, Słowackiego Street 1

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Witness

Szajewski Józef

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1943.06

Location

Kozelsk (Russia, Kaluga Oblast), NKVD POW camp (Optina Pustyn) Łuck (now in Ukraine)

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Witness

Danielewicz Leon 20.02.1878

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939.09.01-1944.10.03

Location

Warsaw, city hall (Jabłonowski Palace), Senatorska Street 16 Warsaw, Blank Palace, Senatorska Street 14

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Witness

Piątkowski Władysław 11.11.1908, Korabniki (małopolskie voivodeship)

Topic

Auschwitz-Birkenau – the German factory of death

Date

1942.08.27-1943.03

Location

KL Auschwitz I, Block 11 and Death Wall Bochnia, train station KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg) KL Auschwitz I KL Auschwitz I, roll call square Auschwitz-Birkenau, German extermination camp German extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau

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