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  • REWERA Anthony, source: www.parafiasamborzec.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    source: www.parafiasamborzec.pl
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    source: franciszkanki-sandomierz.pl
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    source: franciszkanki-sandomierz.pl
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  • REWERA Anthony, source: own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    source: own collection
  • REWERA Anthony - c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo; source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org), own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo
    source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org)
    own collection
  • REWERA Anthony - c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo; source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org), own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo
    source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org)
    own collection
  • REWERA Anthony - c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo; source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org), own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    c. 28.03.1942, KL Auschwitz, concentration camp's photo
    source: Archives of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Oświęcim (www.auschwitz.org)
    own collection
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    Monument, Sandomierz
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    Contemporary image
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    Contemporary image
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religious status

blessed

surname

REWERA

forename(s)

Anthony (pl. Antoni)

  • REWERA Anthony - Monument, sculptor: Casimir Badyna, St Joseph church, Sandomierz, source: www.polskaniezwykla.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    Monument, sculptor: Casimir Badyna, St Joseph church, Sandomierz
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  • REWERA Anthony - Martyrs of the II World War Monument, St John the Baptist church, Szczecin, source: www.szczecin.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOREWERA Anthony
    Martyrs of the II World War Monument, St John the Baptist church, Szczecin
    source: www.szczecin.pl
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beatification date

13.06.1999

John Paul II

function

diocesan priest

creed

Latin (Roman Catholic) Church
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.09.21]

diocese / province

Sandomierz diocese
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.05.19]

academic distinctions

Theology MA

honorary titles

prelate
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]
honorary canon (Sandomierz cathedral)
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]
Minor Canon (Sandomierz cathedral)
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]
Chapter Dean (Sandomierz cathedral)
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]">en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]

date and place of death

01.10.1942

KL Dachau
Dachau, Upper Bavaria reg., Bavaria, Germany

details of death

After German and Russian invasion of Poland in 09.1939 and start of the II World War, after start of German occupation, arrested by the Germans on 16.03.1942. Jailed in Sandomierz prison. During interrogation admitted to reading resistance newssheets and leaflets (part of Polish Clandestine state) — „I could not lie”, was to report to his co–prisoners. Did not reveal the sources of those illegal newspapers. On 28.03.1942 transported to KL Auschwitz concentration camp. Finally on 03‑05.06.1942 transported to KL Dachau concentration camp where on 24.06.1942 was put in a so‑called perished „invalids” barrack. There perished.

cause of death

extermination: exhaustion and starvation

perpetrators

Germans

date and place of birth

06.01.1869

Samborzec
Sandomierz pow., Holy Cross voiv., Poland

alt. dates and places of birth

01.06.1869

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

02.07.1893 (Sandomierz cathedral)

positions held

from 1931 — dean {church: Sandomierz, cathedral Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; Cathedral Chapter}
till 1942 — pro–synodal judge {Sandomierz, The Clerical Matrimonial Court, Diocesan Curia}
1934–1942 — parish priest {parish: Sandomierz, St Joseph; dean.: Sandomierz}
c. 1937 — confessor {Sandomierz, Theological Seminary}
c. 1937 — prefect {Sandomierz, Women's Vocational School of the „Self–Help“ Society}
from 1921 — director {Third Order of St Francis (tertiaries); dioc.: Sandomierz}
c. 1917–1921 — pro–synodal judge {Sandomierz, The Clerical Matrimonial Court, Diocesan Curia}
c. 1917 — rector {parish: Sandomierz, cathedral Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Sandomierz}
from 1912 — curator {church: Sandomierz, cathedral Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; Cathedral Chapter}
from 1907 — vicar {parish: Sandomierz, cathedral Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Sandomierz}
from 1904 — administrator {parish: Mychów, St Barbara}
from 1899 — vice–rector {Sandomierz, Theological Seminary}
from 1894 — student {Sandomierz, philosophy and theology, Theological Seminary}
from 1893 — vicar {parish: Sandomierz, cathedral Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Sandomierz}
till 1893 — student {Sankt Petersburg, philosophy and theology, Imperial Roman Catholic Spiritual Academy (1842‑1918)}
from 1884 — student {Sandomierz, philosophy and theology, Theological Seminary}

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murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

KL Dachau (prisoner no: 30304): KL Dachau in German Bavaria, set up in 1933, became the main concentration camp for Catholic priests and religious during II World War: Germans imprisoned there approx. 3,000 priests, including 1,800 Poles. They were forced to slave at so‑called „Plantags”, doing manual field works, at constructions, including crematorium. In the barracks ruled hunger, freezing cold in the winter and suffocating heat during the summer. Prisoners suffered from bouts of illnesses, including tuberculosis. Many were victims of murderous „medical experiments” — in 11.1942 c. 20 were given phlegmon injections; in 07.1942 to 05.1944 c. 120 were used by for malaria experiments. More than 750 Polish clerics where murdered by the Germans, some brought to Schloss Hartheim euthanasia centre and murdered in gas chambers. At its peak KL Dachau concentration camps’ system had nearly 100 slave labour sub–camps located throughout southern Germany and Austria. There were c. 32,000 documented deaths at the camp, and thousands perished without a trace. C. 10,000 of the 30,000 inmates were found sick at the time of liberation, on 29.04.1945, by the USA troops… (more on: www.kz-gedenkstaette-dachau.de [access: 2013.08.10], en.wikipedia.org [access: 2016.05.30])

KL Auschwitz (prisoner no: 27458): German KL Auschwitz concentration camp (Germ. Konzentrationslager) and death camp (Germ. Vernichtungslager) camp was set up by Germans around 27.01.1940 n. Oświęcim, on the German territory (initially in Germ. Provinz Schlesien — Silesia Province; and from 1941 Germ. Provinz Oberschlesien — Upper Silesia Province). Initially mainly Poles were interned. From 1942 it became the centre for holocaust of European Jews. Part of the KL Auschwitz concentration camps’ complex was death camp (Germ. Vernichtungslager) KL Auschwitz II Birkenau, located not far away from the main camp. There Germans murder possibly in excess of million people, mainly Jews, in gas chambers. Altogether In excess of 400 priests and religious went through the KL Auschwitz, approx. 40% of which were murdered (mainly Poles). (more on: en.auschwitz.org.pl [access: 2012.11.23], www.meczennicy.pelplin.pl [access: 2013.07.06])

Sandomierz: Detention centre and prison in Sandomierz Castle run by Germans. (more on: pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.10.05], zamki.res.pl [access: 2013.08.17])

General Governorate: A separate administrative territorial region set up by the Germans in 1939 after defeat of Poland, which included German‑occupied part of Polish territory that was not directly incorporate into German state. It was run by the Germans till 1945 and final Russian offensive, and was a part of so–called Big Germany — Grossdeutschland. Till 31.07.1940 formally known as Germ. Generalgouvernement für die besetzten polnischen Gebiete (Eng. General Governorate for occupied Polish territories) — later as simply niem. Generalgouvernement (Eng. General Governorate). From 07.1941 expanded to include district Galicia. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.12.04])

Ribbentrop-Molotov: Genocidal Russian–German alliance pact between Russian leader Joseph Stalin and German leader Adolf Hitler signed on 23.08.1939 in Moscow by respective foreign ministers, Mr. Vyacheslav Molotov for Russia and Joachim von Ribbentrop for Germany. The pact sanctioned and was the direct cause of joint Russian and German invasion of Poland and the outbreak of the II World War in 09.1939. „The war was one of the greatest calamities and dramas of humanity in history, for two atheistic and anti–Christian ideologies — national and international socialism — rejected God and His fifth Decalogue commandment: Thou shall not kill!” (Abp Stanislaus Gądecki, 01.09.2019). The decisions taken — backed up by the betrayal of the formal allies of Poland, France and Germany, which on 12.09.1939, at a joint conference in Abbeville, decided not to provide aid to attacked Poland and not to take military action against Germany (a clear breach of treaty obligations with Poland) — were on 28.09.1939 slightly altered and made more precise when a treaty on „German–Russian boundaries and friendship” was agreed by the same murderous signatories. One of its findings was establishment of spheres of influence in Central and Eastern Europe and in consequence IV partition of Poland. In one of its secret annexes agreed, that: „the Signatories will not tolerate on its respective territories any Polish propaganda that affects the territory of the other Side. On their respective territories they will suppress all such propaganda and inform each other of the measures taken to accomplish it”. The agreements resulted in a series of meeting between two genocidal organization representing both sides — German Gestapo and Russian NKVD when coordination of efforts to exterminate Polish intelligentsia and Polish leading classes (in Germany called Intelligenzaktion, in Russia took the form of Katyń massacres) where discussed. Resulted in deaths of hundreds of thousands of Polish intelligentsia, including thousands of priests presented here, and tens of millions of ordinary people,. The results of this Russian–German pact lasted till 1989 and are still in evidence even today. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2015.09.30])

sources

personal:
pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.12.20], arolsen-archives.org [access: 2019.10.13]
original images:
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