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? Worbleznik (b. - 1942)

? Kosherowsky (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1941)

? 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 ...

? Krzewacki (Profile Place Holder) (deceased)

Krzewacki from Klodawa committed suicide on 14 January 1942. He had long contemplated this action, and put a noose around his neck. He begged Chrzatowski to remove a small packet from under his fee...

? Worbleznik (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1942)

? Worbleznik (Profile place holder) (b. - 1942)

A. I. Goldschmid (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1941)

A.I. Goldschmid was murdered in the Ponar prison. He was a Yiddish writer, who had been brought to prison with his friend, the Yiddish grammarian, Noah Pilutzki. Each day the two scholars had been ...

Chana Lewkowicz (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1941)

Chana Lewkowicz aged forty four, was shot dead while in the House of Culture, 'there was a musical recital today...' Noted by the Chronicle. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 147

Dr Oswald Levinstein (Profile place holder) (deceased)

Dr Oswald Levinstein and his wife, Mrs Levinstein had sought refuge in Britain. On hearing of their son Paul Levinsteins murder at HadjeratM'Guil in the Sahara desert, they both committed suicide. ...

Erich Gans (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1934)

Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert

Ernestyna Fach (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1942)

Ernestyna Fach was a graduate of the University of Nantes. She was rounded up with several hundred other Jewish doctors, lawyers and professionals and shot at Stanislawow. Source The Holocaust - ...

Father of Michael Worbleznik (b. - 1942)

Came from Bugaj. Gassed in a truck at Chelmno by his own son, Michael. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 271

Gershon Swietoplawski (Profile place holder) (b. - 1942)

Gitele Tarlo (c.1930 - 1941)

On September 6, 1941, the day of setting up two Vilna ghettos, a young girl of eleven was shot by Marin Weiss, a member of the District Commissar's staff. On entering the ghetto he took out his revol...

Grandfather Elyashiv Profile Place Holder (b. - 1941)

Grandmother Elyashiv Profile Place Holder (b. - 1941)

Grandmother Elyashiv was sent to the right hand queue, to be gassed in Kovno. She was watched by her 11 year old grand daughter Vera. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 225

Grandmother Elyashiv Profile Place Holder (b. - 1941)

Holocaust Projects Profile Place Holder (deceased)

Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page

Jacob Wigodsky (Profile Place Holder), Dr (b. - 1941)

For twenty years Dr Jacob Wigodsky had been the leader of Vilna Jewry. He was arrested on 24 August 1941 and held in prison. He was eighty six years old. A week later he was killed at Ponar. So...

Julius Rosemann Profile Place Holder (deceased)

Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 47

Max Hans Kohn Profile Place Holder (deceased)

Max Hans Kohn was a student, died in Dachau. Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert

Michael Podklebnik (deceased)

On 14 January 194 Michael Podklebnik from Bugaj was a member of the grave diggers at Chelmno. He was witnessed by Yakov Grojanowski, a young Jew from the village of Izbica Kujawska. He escaped from C...

Mrs ? Levinstein (Profile place holder) (deceased)

Dr Oswald Levinstein and his wife, Mrs Levinstein had sought refuge in Britain. On hearing of their son Paul Levinsteins murder at HadjeratM'Guil in the Sahara desert, they both committed suicide. ...

Paul Levinstein (Profile place holder) (b. - 1942)

Paul Levinstein was murdered at a remote, unknown camp for punishment and isolation, Hadjerat M'Guil, in the Sahara desert. The camp opened in 1 November 1941. Paul was the son of Dr Oswald and Mrs...

Rabbi Ma - Jafit (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1941)

Rabbi Ma-Jafit was the Chief Rabbi of Rowne. On 7 October 1941 he was telling the congregation that their deaths would not be in vain, when he was shot by an SS man. In Rowne, on this day, more tha...

Reb Jacob Glazer Profile Place Holder (deceased)

Jacob Glazer was one of Piotrkow's leading Rabbis. An air bombardment continued to take a heavy toll. Although more than 1,000 Jews managed to flee the city to the nearby village of Sulejow, the bomb...

Samson Lutsenburg (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1939)

Samuel Lutsenburg was one of four citizens executed for possession of "firearms and ammunition in violation of the regulations ". Samuel was listed in the official German announcement as 'A Jew, Sams...

Theo Katz (Profile Place Holder), Dr (deceased)

Source The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert, page 53

Victoria Lerner (Profile Place Holder) (1938 - 1941)

Yechezkel Lewis (Profile Place Holder) (b. - 1941)

Rabbi Yechezkel Lewin was editor in chief of the Jewish weekly newspaper "Opinja", and Rabbi of the Reform Synagogue in Lvov. He was seized by Ukranian militiamen at the threshold of his house and th...