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Witness

Lakomy Bolesław 1915?

Topic

The epilogue to September 1939 – Polish soldiers in Soviet captivity

Date

1939-1941.08.25

Location

Równe (now in Ukraine), POW forced labor camp Starobilsk (Ukraine), NKVD POW camp

Witness

Bieniasiewicz Józef 1897

Topic

In the inhuman land – enslavement, starvation, disease

Date

1940.01.10 - 1941.04.15

Location

Berezwecz (Głębokie, now in Belarus), NKVD prison (Basilian monastery), Sovetskaya Street 201 Połock (now in Belarus), NKVD prison, Zinaida Tusnolobova-Marchenko Street Orsha (Belarus)

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

Kuryłowicz Adam 21.12.1890, Kłyżów (podkarpackie voivodeship)

Topic

Forced laborers in the Third Reich

Date

1939-1945

Location

Radom Warsaw Warsaw, Gestapo detention center, aleja Szucha 25 KL Auschwitz-Birkenau

Witness

Michelis Zygmunt 17.03.1890, Nieszawa

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw

Witness

Orzeczek Władysław 1897?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1945

Location

Warsaw

Witness

Domasik Stanisław 1884, Witkowice (Oświęcim county)

Topic

The persecuted church

Date

1939-1945

Location

KL Auschwitz-Birkenau

Witness

Zapiór Tadeusz 1899?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1941

Location

Kraków Warsaw

Witness

Koper Feliks 1872?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Lehr-Soławiński Tadeusz 1890?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1944

Location

Kraków, Collegium Novum of the Jagiellonian University, Gołębia Street 24 KL Dachau (Germany) Kraków, Montelupich Prison, Montelupich Street 7 Wrocław KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg)

Witness

Gwiazdomorski Jan 1898?

Topic

Intelligentsia at gunpoint – terror against the Polish elite

Date

1939.10-1940.02.08

Location

Prague (Czech Republic) Nowy Wiśnicz, forced labor camp Kraków, Montelupich Prison, Montelupich Street 7 Wrocław, prison, Kleczkowska Street 35 KL Sachsenhausen (Germany, Oranienburg)

Witness

Ryszewska Zofia 15.05.1914

Topic

Poles saving Jews – the Mazovian region

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Ryszewski Stanisław 09.07.1917, Gromadzyn

Topic

Ostrów region – the pacification of townships and rural areas

Date

1939-1945

Location

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Witness

Lawrenz Otylia 18.10.1901

Topic

The Intelligenzaktion in Pomerania – the Piaśnica massacre

Date

1939.09-1945

Location

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Witness

Gniech Józef 21.09.1907, Wejherowo

Topic

The Intelligenzaktion in Pomerania – the Piaśnica massacre

Date

1939.10.12-1940

Location

Nowy Port ( Gdańsk) KL Stutthof Gdynia Gdańsk Kościerzyna

Witness

Estreicher Karol 1905?

Topic

Politics of the master race – institutions, economy, culture

Date

1939-1945

Location

Radom Królewiec (present-day Kaliningrad, Russia) Warsaw, National Museum, Aleje Jerozolimskie 3 Hamburg (Germany)

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Witness

Puczyński Kazimierz 03.03.1908, Łowicz

Topic

Warsaw '44 – the pacification of the Old Town

Date

1922.08.31-1944.10.16

Location

Warsaw, Podwale Street Warsaw, Świętojerska Street Warsaw, Bonifraterska Street Warsaw, Świętojerska Street 10 Warsaw, Freta Street Warsaw, Długa Street Warsaw, Ciasna Street

Witness

Kiciński Maksymilian 1903?

Topic

The Kielce region – the pacification of Polish rural areas

Date

1939-1945

Location

Tursko Wielkie Osiek (świętokrzyskie voivodeship) Staszów (Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship) Staszów (świętokrzyskie voivodeship)

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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

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