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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)

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Witness

Bodych Jadwiga Urszula 19.09.1906, Żyrardów

Topic

Warsaw death ring – mass executions

Date

1939-1945

Location

Sękociński Forest Ursus, Ursus factory, Marsa Street (Warsaw, Traktorzystów Street) Pruszków, Dulag 121

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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 German extermination camp of Bełżec KL Majdanek Bełżec, German extermination camp KL Kaiserwald (Latvia)

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Witness

Sendecki Sylwester 1903?

Topic

The Radom region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

Zwoleń (mazowieckie voivodeship), Agricultural School, Wojska Polskiego Street 78 Radom, prison (Benedictine convent), Malczewskiego Street 1 Radom, Benedictine Convent, Kazimierza Wielkiego Square

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Witness

Bazylewska Ludwika

Topic

Kielce - everyday terror

Date

1939-1945

Location

Kielce, Arbeitsamt, Kolejowa Street (Sienkiewicza Street)

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Witness

Tłuszczyńska Maria 1920?, Sobków

Topic

Stadion Leśny, Słowik, Herby – execution sites in Kielce

Date

1939-1945

Location

Kielce, the "Leśny" Stadium

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Witness

Szarek Pelagia 1909?, Węgleszyn

Topic

Kielce - everyday terror

Date

1939-1945

Location

Kielce, Gestapo Station, Focha Street (Paderewskiego Street 13) Kielce, Blue Police Station, Leśna Street Kielce, Ludwików Steelworks, Zagnańska Street 27

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Witness

Romszajd Stanisław 20.03.1893, Bodzentyn

Topic

Kielce - everyday terror

Date

1939-1945

Location

Kielce, water supply system reservoir, Prosta Street 22 Kielce, water supply reservoir, Prosta Street 22

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Witness

Iczkovitz Estera 16.01.1905

Topic

Deadly medicine – Auschwitz-Birkenau

Date

1939-1945

Location

Mechelen (Belgium), transit camp KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg) Berlin (Germany) KL Auschwitz I KL Auschwitz I, Block 10

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

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

Witness

Sendler Irena 15.02.1910, Warszawa

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto

Witness

Sendler Irena 15.02.1910, Warszawa

Topic

The efforts of the Catholic Church to aid Jews

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Father Boduen Children's Home, Nowogrodzka Street 75 Turkowice (Hrubieszów district), Monastery of the Protection of Our Lady Warsaw, Father Boduen House, Nowogrodzka Street 75 Warsaw, Ghetto

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Witness

Raczkiewicz Zbysław 04.09.1925, Pobołowice

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Lublin region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Pobołowice

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Witness

Seroka Stanisław

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Mazovian region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Ulaski (Pułtusk district) Obryte (Pułtusk district) Sokołowo-Parcele (mazowieckie voivodeship)

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Witness

Polanowska Stanisława

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto

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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

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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)

Witness

Zbudniewek Janusz

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Częstochowa region

Date

1939-1945

Location

Częstochowa Jasna Góra (Częstochowa) Stara Rawa