Righteous Poles from Brzesko and vicinity

We gratefully remember those people who – while risking not only their own lives, but also the lives of their families; fearing not only the Germans but also their neighbours – rescued Jews during the war. We collect information about these courageous Poles from Brzesko and vicinity – those who were awarded the title of “Righteous Among the Nations” and those who are basically unknown. May their memory be an eternal blessing

01 Tomasz and Maria Biel

Authors: Karolina Korwin, Hanna Pajor; Wojakowa grade school. The main prize in the 5th edition of the project "We know your names. Commemoration of the pre-war Jewish community of Brzesko and vicinity". “We lived through really evil times. Fortunately, they...

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02 Stefania and Tadeusz Zapiór

Authors: Martyna Bodek, Anna Maciaś, Sabina Jaworska; Wojakowa grade school. The main prize in the 5th edition of the project "We know your names. Commemoration of the pre-war Jewish community of Brzesko and vicinity". "Man was created for man, so...

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03 The story of Regina Riegelhaupt-Kempinska’s life and survival

Authors: Maria Prusak, Karolina Szewczyk; Wojakowa grade school. The main prize in the 5th edition of the project "We know your names. Commemoration of the pre-war Jewish community of Brzesko and vicinity". Holocaust, Shoah -  these words have similar meanings...

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