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Chaya Politanski (Baumfeld)

Hebrew: (באומפלד) פוליטנסקי חַיָה
Also Known As: "Chaiale Baumfeld (as described by Pedro Pinkwas Baumfeld)"
Birthplace: Ostrowiec, Ostrowiec County, Swietokrzyskie, Poland
Death: December 1942 (33-34)
Krynica, nowosądecki, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland (Murdered in the Holocaust)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Dawid Baumfeld and Brandla Baumfeld (Baum)
Wife of Mosze Politanski
Mother of Alte olitanski and Chaim Politanski
Sister of Izrael Jakub Baumfeld; Szeiva Baumfeld and Mira Kopelman Ilani (Baumfeld)

Managed by: Denise Kaplan
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About Chaya Politanski

Check Yad Vashem testimony of Mira Kopelman (sister) testimony says parents were shot in cold blood by Nazis on 2nd German deportation day 1/10/1943.

- Also mentioned: Szeiva and Chana Baumfeld, including their birth and death days.

Update: Mira also gave a testimony for Chaya's immediate family being murdered in the Holocaust in 1942, including her husband and their kid Alter. "Chaimele", mentioned in Pedro Baumfeld's biography is not in this testimony - maybe he survived?, or maybe we had the wrong name for their only child. According to testimony their last lived in "Krinitz, Poland" - possibly Krynica-Zdrój or Krinitsa, south of Poland close to Slovakia border:

More about the city they moved to and perished:

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Chaya Politanski's Timeline

Ostrowiec, Ostrowiec County, Swietokrzyskie, Poland
December 1942
Age 34
Krynica, nowosądecki, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland