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Witness

Biejat Edmund 1891?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939.10-1942.03

Location

Treblinka, German extermination camp Warsaw German extermination camp of Treblinka Skarżysko-Kamienna Treblinka, German extermination camp Radom, train station, Podjazdowa Street (Beliny-Prażmowskiego Street 2) KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Odrowąż (Końskie district)

Witness

Piwczyńska Bronisława 01.08.1893, Warsaw

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1943-1943

Location

Warsaw, Bukowińska Street

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Witness

Barchliniak Janina 27.12.1899, Zduńska Wola

Topic

The city condemned to death

Date

1942.07-1942.07

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Wawer (Warsaw) Warsaw, Śniegockiej Street 10

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Witness

Tynichiewicz Aleksander 1887.05.17, Słomniki

Topic

The city condemned to death

Date

1940-1943.08.06

Location

Warsaw

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Witness

Gasparska Zofia 15.05.1889

Topic

Pawiak, Szucha, Gęsiówka – Warsaw death blocks

Date

1942.11.03-1943.01

Location

Odrowąż (Końskie district) KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Piastów Radom, train station, Podjazdowa Street (Beliny-Prażmowskiego Street 2)

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Witness

Makólska Joanna

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1951

Location

Warsaw, Pawiak prison, Dzielna Street 24/26 Warsaw, Hoża Street 42 Warsaw, Filtrowa Street 68/132 Warsaw, Sienna Street 28

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Witness

Kalwat Stanisława 18.07.1909

Topic

Kielce - everyday terror

Date

1944.06-1945

Location

Kielce, the "Hasag-Granat" factory, Karczówkowska Street Kielce, municipal jail, Zamkowa Street 7

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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

Grzybowska Ewa

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1940

Location

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

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Witness

Pietras-Karasińska Hanna

Topic

The Polish Underground State and its bid to help Jews

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski

Witness

Orłowski Stanisław 1910, Życiny

Topic

Their lives forfeit – the underground movement in the Świętokrzyskie region

Date

1943-1943

Location

Życiny Busko-Zdrój Sandomierz

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Witness

Kurkowski Jan 08.09.1893

Topic

The Radom region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1941.11-1942.02

Location

Jedlnia-Letnisko

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Witness

Oleszkiewicz

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09-1940.02.01

Location

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

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Witness

Pobłocka Helena

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.10-1940.02

Location

Ostashkov (Russia, Tver Oblast), NKVD camp for POWs

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Witness

Szymkowiak Stanisława

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.09.18-1940

Location

Tarnopol (now in Ukraine) Volochysk (Ukraine) Podwołoczyska (Ukraine) Ostashkov (Russia, Tver Oblast), NKVD camp for POWs Bielsko-Biała

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Witness

CyranWalentyna Grodno (now: Belarus), 1899

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1941.06-1941.12

Location

Buzuluk (Russia, Orenburg Oblast) Moscow (Russia), Embassy of the Republic of Poland, Spiridinovka Street 30 Moscow (Russia), Church of St. Louis of the French, Malaya Lubianka Street 12 A Grodno (now in Belarus)

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Witness

Siwczyk Czesław 16.07.1888, Warsaw

Topic

Kielce - everyday terror

Date

1944.09-1944.11

Location

Kielce, municipal jail, Zamkowa Street 7

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Witness

Bross Janusz

Topic

The Katyń Massacre – reclaimed memory

Date

1939.10.22-1940.04.14

Location

Stanisławów (Ivano-Frankivsk, now in Ukraine) Ostashkov (Russia, Tver Oblast), NKVD camp for POWs Radzymin Warsaw

Witness

Filip Jakub

Topic

The Gulag Archipelago – Siberia

Date

1940.04.29-1941.09.29

Location

Lwów (now in Ukraine) Starobilsk (Ukraine) Kharkiv (Ukraine) Żółkiew (Ukraine) Artyomovsk (now Bakhmut, Ukraine) Totskoye (Russia, Orenburg Oblast) Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia, Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Yugra)

Witness

Piotrowicz Bogdan 1910?

Topic

The Kielce region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1943.10.20-1943.12.01

Location

Stopnica Busko-Zdrój Kielce, the Prison on Castle Hill, Zamkowa Street 3