Cursed Soldiers, a rural vengeance war

On 1 March 1951, after a show trial in the Mokotów prison in Warsaw, seven members of the WiN independence movement [IV Zarządu Głównego Zrzeszenia “Wolność i Niezawisłość”] were shot. The anniversary of this crime has been commemorated since 2011 as the National Memorial Day of the “Cursed Soldiers.” Tomasz Wiścicki interviews Dr. Tomasz Łabuszewski,…


Renovation plans

With the public call in January 2017 for donations of materials related to SS men employed at the camp, the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Museum continues to develop renovations of the main exhibition. Days after the call for donations, a database of almost 10,000 names was published for SS men known to have served at the camp,…