About ? Kosherowsky (Profile Place Holder)
? Kosherowsky was one of twelve Jews who had been tortured for more than two months.
They were all members of the Jewish Council of Piotrkow.
Jacob Berliner had avoided capture and gave himself up to the Gestapo 'out of loyalty to his comrades'. who were arrested by the Germans.
The twelve men were tortured for information about the underground link, which had spread to the ghetto in Tomaszow Mazowiecki, where the Gestapo arrested another senior member of the Jewish community be name Kosherowski.
After prolonged torture the men were sent to a punitive camp.
A few days later the families received telegrams informing them of the deaths due to illness' of every one of the deportees.
The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 195