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Witness

Matuszczak Maria

Topic

Pawiak, Szucha, Gęsiówka – Warsaw death blocks

Date

1943.12.09-1944.01.06

Location

Warsaw, Gestapo detention center, aleja Szucha 25 Warsaw, Ghetto, Nowolipki Street 29 Warsaw, Ghetto

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Witness

Podgórski Jan 17.12.1901, Kraków

Topic

Auschwitz-Birkenau – the German death factory

Date

1943.04-1945.01.15

Location

KL Plaszow KL Auschwitz I Wrocław Warsaw, Ghetto

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Witness

Weichert Michał 05.05.1890, Stare Miasto (now in Ukraine)

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1939.09.02-1943.11

Location

Treblinka, German extermination camp Warsaw, Ghetto Łęczna, forced labor camp Końskowola, forced labor camp German extermination camp of Treblinka Skarżysko-Kamienna Treblinka, German extermination camp

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)

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Witness

Lechowska Helena 1918?

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1943.04.19-1943.05.15

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Transavia shop, Stawki Street 36 Warsaw, ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, Ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, Ghetto, Szczęśliwa Street Warsaw, Ghetto, Przytulski and Sons Tannery, Stawki Street 40

Witness

Gnatowska-Bielniak Krystyna

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1942-1944

Location

Warsaw, Żurawia Street Warsaw, Starościńska Street Warsaw, Ghetto Warsaw, Ceglana Street Międzylesie (Warsaw), convent of the Franciscan Sisters, Paprociowa Street 2 Rembertów (Warsaw) KL Treblinka

Witness

Ślumowska Barbara

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1943

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto

Witness

Sobolewska-Pyz Joanna 31.07.1939, Warsaw

Topic

The efforts of the Catholic Church to aid Jews

Date

1940.11-1943.06.28

Location

Warsaw, Father Boduen House, Nowogrodzka Street 75 Warsaw, Father Boduen Children's Home, Nowogrodzka Street 75 Warsaw, Ghetto

Witness

Czarnecki Antoni

Topic

The efforts of the Catholic Church to aid Jews

Date

1940.11.15-1942.07.22

Location

Warsaw, Żelazna Street Warsaw, All Saints' Church, Grzybowski Square 3/5 Warsaw, Bródno cemetery, Św. Wincentego Street 83 Warsaw, Sienna Street 83 Warsaw, Nowogrodzka Street 49 Warsaw, Ghetto Warsaw, orphanage, Sienna Street 16 Warka (Grójec district) Warsaw, St. Andrew the Apostle's Church, Chłodna Street 9 Anin (Warsaw)

Witness

Zaniewicka-Goliszewska Anna

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Mazovian region

Date

1941-1947

Location

Ignaców (Mińsk district), orphanage, Ignaców Street 10 Radzymin Warsaw Warsaw, Ghetto

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Witness

Zylberberg Michał 29.02.1902, Płock

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1939.11-1944.06

Location

Treblinka, German extermination camp Warsaw, Ghetto Sochaczew Warsaw, Nalewki Street Warsaw, Chłodna Street 17 Warsaw, Zamenhofa Street Skolimów Skarżysko-Kamienna German extermination camp of Treblinka Chylice Treblinka, German extermination camp

Witness

Atkins Janina

Topic

The Polish Righteous Among the Nations

Date

1942.08.19-1945.06

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto Szymanów (Sochaczew district), convent of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Szkolna Street 2 Warsaw, convent of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kazimierzowska Street 59 Ożarów Mazowiecki, house of the Congregation of the Ursulines of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus, Jana Zamoyskiego Street 21/23 Żbików (Pruszków) Łomianki, convent of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Sobieskiego Street 1 Poznań

Witness

Koźmiński Jerzy 31.08.1924

Topic

The Polish Righteous Among the Nations

Date

1942.03-1945.05

Location

Ożarów Mazowiecki Warsaw, Gestapo detention center, aleja Szucha 25 Ołtarzew KL Auschwitz-Birkenau Wawer (Warsaw) Wołkowysk (now in Belarus) Wołkowysk (Belarus)

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Witness

Kołodziej Tadeusz

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939.10-1944.09

Location

Warsaw, Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Senacka Street 3 Warsaw, Trade School of the Association of Merchants of the city of Warsaw, Waliców Street 2/4 Warsaw, Ghetto

Witness

Falk Ignacy Warszawa

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1939.09-1943.04.29

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Treblinka, German extermination camp KL Plaszow Wieliczka, forced labor camp, Daniłowicza Street (subcamp of KL Płaszów) Budzyń, German forced labor camp KL Gross-Rosen KL Kaiserwald (Latvia) Warsaw, Ghetto, Wałowa Street 2 (Krasiński Garden) Treblinka, German extermination camp Skarżysko-Kamienna German extermination camp of Treblinka Wieliczka, German forced labor camp KL Majdanek German extermination camp of Sobibór Warsaw, Świętojerska Street German extermination camp of Bełżec KL Dachau (Germany) Warsaw, Ghetto, Bonifraterska Street Sobibór, German extermination camp Bełżec, German extermination camp Lublin, German forced labor camp, Lipowa Street 7 Lublin, German forced labor camp, Chełmska Street Trawniki, German forced labor camp Poniatowa, German forced labor camp KL Flossenbürg (Germany) Warsaw, Ghetto, Franciszkańska Street

Witness

Rudnicki Henryk Michał 25.06.1899, Grodno (now in Belarus)

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1942.07.22-1942.08

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, Ghetto, Mylna Street 9 (Nowolipie Street 3) KL Bergen-Belsen (Germany) Warsaw, Ghetto, Miła Street/ Zamenhofa Street (Dzika Street) Warsaw, Hotel Polski, Długa Street 29 Warsaw, Ghetto, Niska Street 14 (Dubois Street 9) Warsaw, Ghetto, Niska Street 14 (Dubois Street 9) Warsaw, Ghetto, Niska Street 33 (Niska Street 9) Warsaw, Ghetto, Niska Street 33 (Niska Street 9) Warsaw, Ghetto, Żelazna Street 103 Vittel (France) Hanover (Germany) Chorzów (śląskie voivodeship), Gestapo headquarters, Rostka Street 2

Witness

Krzepicki Henryk 04.03.1914, Złoczew

Topic

Warsaw Ghetto – hell in the center of the city

Date

1942.07.25-1943.04.29

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto German extermination camp of Treblinka Warsaw, ghetto, Umschlagplatz, Stawki Street 2/6 Warsaw, Jewish cemetery, Okopowa Street 49/51 Warsaw, Ghetto, Dzika Street 3 (Zamenhofa Street 1) Warsaw, Gdański Railway Station Warsaw, Zamenhofa Street 19

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Witness

Gałecki Zygmunt 01.08.1920

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Upper Silesia

Date

1939-1945

Location

Łazy (śląskie voivodeship) Łódź Warsaw Warsaw, Ghetto Łazy (śląskie voivodeship), train station Ząbkowice Śląskie

Witness

Jadacki Jacek 11.09.1946, Puchaczów

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1946

Location

Warsaw, Ghetto

Witness

Kowalska Anna 24.06.1905, Żyrardów

Topic

Poles saving Jews – Warsaw

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw, Pilicka Street 11 Warsaw, St. Alexander's Church, Trzech Krzyży Square Chotomów, convent of the Sisters of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Żeligowskiego Street 18 Warsaw, Ghetto