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Leon Weliczker Wells notebooks

Document | Accession Number: 2005.277

The Leon Weliczker Wells notebooks consists of fourteen volumes and two pages written by Wells during his second period of imprisonment in the Janowska concentration camp and while in hiding in the basement of the Kalwinski family following his escape. Wells describes the work of Sonderkommando 1005 in the Janowska camp, his escape, and his hiding place on the Kalwinski family’s farm. These notebooks were widely published as "The Janowska Road" and "The Death Brigade."

Date
1943-1946  (inclusive)
Language
Polish
Extent
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Record last modified: 2017-07-12 14:18:22
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