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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

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 Warsaw, Leszno Street 52 (al. „Solidarności” 84) Orzechówka (świętokrzyskie voivodeship) KL Gross-Rosen Orzechówka (Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship) Warsaw, Leszno Street 52 (aleja „Solidarności” 84) Warsaw, Leszno Street 54 (al. „Solidarności” 84)

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)

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

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

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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

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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

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

Witness

Hołowacz Ignacy 1900?

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1939.10.03-1941.10.09

Location

Biłgoraj (lubelskie voivodeship) Mołodeczno (now in Belarus), NKVD prison, Wielki Gościniec Street 52 Tobolsk (Russia, Tyumen Oblast), NKVD prison (prison castle), Red Square 5 Buzuluk (Russia, Orenburg Oblast)

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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

Chyb Franciszek 20.01.1895, Bobrza

Topic

Radom bathed in blood – the prison in the former convent buildings

Date

1942.09.24-1946.12.18

Location

Radom, Gestapo headquarters, Kościuszki Street 6 Radom, Gestapo Headquarters, Kościuszki Street 6 Radom, prison (Benedictine convent), Malczewskiego Street 1 Góra Puławska Radom, train station, Podjazdowa Street (Beliny-Prażmowskiego Street 2)

Witness

Wesołowski Teodor 1885?

Topic

The Kielce region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1940.01-1944.12

Location

Busko-Zdrój Słupia, forced labor camp KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Mikułowice (Busko-Zdrój district)

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Witness

Fultyn Witold Józef 1913?

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Śródmieście

Date

1944.08.06-1944.08.06

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Church of the Holiest Saviour, Marszałkowska Street 37

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Witness

Lipińska Irena 06.07.1911, Otwock

Topic

Warsaw '44 – pacification of Śródmieście

Date

1944.08.03-1944.09.25

Location

Warsaw, Czerwonego Krzyża Street 9 Warsaw, National Museum, Aleje Jerozolimskie 3 Warsaw, aleja 3 Maja Warsaw, National Museum, Aleje Jerozolimskie 3 Warsaw, Solec Street/ Czerwonego Krzyża Street Warsaw, Czerwonego Krzyża Street/ Solec Street Warsaw, Czerniakowska Street Warsaw, Solec Street Warsaw, aleja Szucha Warsaw, Warszawa Zachodnia Station Pruszków, Dulag 121

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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

Pawicki Albin Antoni 13.06.1906, Regulice (małopolskie voivodeship)

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1940.01.29-1944

Location

Skarżysko-Kamienna, Franciscan Monastery, Rynek Street 64 Skarżysko-Kamienna, Franciscan monastery, Rynek Street 64 Bór (Skarżysko-Kamienna)

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Witness

Przyborowska Maria 29.07.1898, Warsaw

Topic

Pawiak, Szucha, Gęsiówka – Warsaw death blocks

Date

1939.10.01-1942.07.02

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Palmiry Odrowąż (Końskie district) KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Warsaw, Poznańska Street Radom, train station, Podjazdowa Street (Beliny-Prażmowskiego Street 2)

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