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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)

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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)

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)

Witness

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Topic

In exile – Siberia

Date

1918 - 1943.01.30

Location

Przemyśl, Rokitniańska Street 1 Tomsk (Russia, Tomsk Oblast) Buzuluk (Russia, Orenburg Oblast) Chokpak (Kazakhstan)

Witness

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Topic

The epilogue to September 1939 – Polish soldiers in Soviet captivity

Date

1939.09 - 1940.09

Location

Łańcut Radziechów (Ukraine) Sianki Lesko, prison Murmansk Oblast (Russia)

Witness

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Topic

Date

1935-1945

Location

Gdańsk Gdynia Bydgoszcz Piaśnica

Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.09.01-1939.10

Location

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Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.10.05-1939.10.05

Location

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Witness

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Topic

The Free City of Danzig – erasing Polishness

Date

1939.08.31-1939.10.06

Location

Gdańsk

Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.09.01-1939.09.01

Location

Gdańsk

Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.09.01-1939.09.01

Location

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Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.08.31-1939.10.06

Location

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Witness

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Topic

Date

1939.09.03-1939.09.03

Location

Bydgoszcz

Witness

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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

The epilogue to September 1939 – Polish soldiers in Soviet captivity

Date

1939.03.19 - 1941

Location

Arkhangelsk Oblast (Russia)

Witness

Bochyński Józef 1931?

Topic

Disrupted childhood – the Kielce region

Date

1940.01.19-1940.01.20

Location

Starachowice

Witness

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Topic

The epilogue to September 1939 – Polish soldiers in Soviet captivity

Date

1937 - 1942.03

Location

Warsaw Brody (Ukraine) Zdołbunów (now in Ukraine), train station Shepetivka (Ukraine), transit camp Kiev (Ukraine) Novohrad-Volynskyi (Ukraine), transit camp Żytyń Wielki (now in Ukraine), POW forced labor camp Hoszcza (now in Ukraine), POW forced labor camp Zborów (now in Ukraine), forced labor camp for POWs Brody (now in Ukraine), forced labor camp for POWs Złoczów (now in Ukraine) Tarnopol (now in Ukraine) Starobilsk (Ukraine), NKVD POW camp Totskoye (Russia, Orenburg Oblast) Guzar (Uzbekistan)

Witness

Socha Zbigniew

Topic

Date

1940-1940

Location

Końskie

Witness

Borowski Bolesław

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1939-1942

Location

Lublin Kowel (now in Ukraine) Lida (now in Belarus)