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St Sigismund parish
05-507 Słomczyn
85 Wiślana Str.
Konstancin deanery
Warsaw archdiocese, Poland

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surname

CHABOWSKI

forename(s)

Vincent (pl. Wincenty)

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function

diocesan priest

creed

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

diocese / province

Płock diocesemore on
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[access: 2013.05.19]

honorary titles

prelatemore on
en.wikipedia.org
[access: 2014.11.14]

honorary canonmore on
en.wikipedia.org
[access: 2014.11.14]
(Pułtusk collegiate)

date and place of death

04.05.1942

TA HartheimSchloss Hartheim „euthanasia” center
today: Alkoven, Eferding dist., Salzburg state, Austria

more on
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alt. dates and places of death

23.06.1942 (KL Dachau „death certificate” date)

details of death

After German invasion of Poland on 01.09.1939 (Russians invaded Poland 17 days later) and start of the World War II joined the refuge stream and went towards Warsaw.

A month later, after start of German occupation, returned to his parish.

At the beginning of 06.1941 led a funeral during which a standard with Polish eagle was hoisted.

Arrested by the Germans a for three days interrogated but then released.

Had a chance to escape to General Governorate (Ciechanów was incorporated directly into Germany as the capital of Germ. Regierungsbezirk Zichenau, Eng. Ciechanów Regency of East Prussia), but decided to stay with his parish.

Finally on 10.06.1941 arrested by the Germans.

Transported to Płońsk prison where was held for a c. month and from there to KL Soldau concentration camp.

Finally on 29.08.1941 taken to KL Dachau concentration camp, from where — totally exhausted — transferred in „Invalids' transport” to TA Hartheim Euthanasia Center and murdered in a gas chamber.

cause of death

extermination: gassing in a gas chamber

perpetrators

Germans

date and place of birth

17.12.1872

Krępicatoday: Płońsk gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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alt. dates and places of birth

Zdziar Wielkitoday: Staroźreby gm., Płock pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2022.01.28]

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

29.06.1895

positions held

1928 – 1941

dean {dean.: Ciechanówtoday: Ciechanów urban gm., Ciechanów pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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}

1928 – 1941

parish priest {parish: Ciechanówtoday: Ciechanów urban gm., Ciechanów pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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, St Joseph; church: Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Ciechanówtoday: Ciechanów urban gm., Ciechanów pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1922 – 1928

dean {dean.: Sierpctoday: Sierpc urban gm., Sierpc pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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}

1922 – 1928

parish priest {parish: Sierpctoday: Sierpc urban gm., Sierpc pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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, St Vitus, St Modestus and St Crescentia; dean.: Sierpctoday: Sierpc urban gm., Sierpc pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1911 – 1922

parish priest {parish: Sochocintoday: Sochocin gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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, St John the Baptist; dean.: Płońsktoday: Płońsk urban gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1906 – 1911

vicar {parish: Sochocintoday: Sochocin gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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, St John the Baptist; dean.: Płońsktoday: Płońsk urban gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1901 – 1906

vicar {parish: Czerwińsk nad Wisłątoday: Czerwińsk nad Wisłą gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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, Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Płońsktoday: Płońsk urban gm., Płońsk pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1899 – 1901

vicar {parish: Płocktoday: Płock city pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
, main parish St Bartholomew the Apostle; dean.: Płocktoday: Płock city pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

c. 1899

treasury officer / procurator {Płocktoday: Płock city pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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[access: 2021.12.18]
, philosophy and theology, Theological Seminary}

1898 – 1899

vicar {parish: Sierpctoday: Sierpc urban gm., Sierpc pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
, St Vitus, St Modestus and St Crescentia; church: main parish Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Sierpctoday: Sierpc urban gm., Sierpc pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1897 – 1898

vicar {parish: Gołymintoday: Gołymin–Ośrodek, Gołymin–Ośrodek gm., Ciechanów pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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, St John the Baptist; dean.: Przasnysztoday: Przasnysz urban gm., Przasnysz pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1895 – 1897

vicar {parish: Przasnysztoday: Przasnysz urban gm., Przasnysz pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
, St Adalbert the Bishop and Martyr; church: main parish Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary; dean.: Przasnysztoday: Przasnysz urban gm., Przasnysz pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
more on
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[access: 2021.12.18]
}

1890 – 1895

student {Płocktoday: Płock city pow., Masovia voiv., Poland
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, philosophy and theology, Theological Seminary}

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murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

TA Hartheim: In Germ. Tötungsanstalt TA Hartheim (Eng. Killing/Euthanasia Center), in Schloss Hartheim castle in Alkoven village in Upper Austria, belonging to KL Mauthausen–Gusen complex of concentration camps, as part of „Aktion T4”, the victims — underdeveloped mentally — were murdered by Germans in gas chambers. In 04.1941 Germans expanded the program to include prisoners held in concentration camps. Most if not all religious from KL Dachau were taken to Hartheim in so called „transports of invalids” (denoted as „Aktion 14 f 13”) — prisoners sick and according to German standards „unable to work” — from KL Dachau concentration camp (initially under the guise of a transfer to a „better” camp).
Note: The dates of death of victims murdered in Schloss Hartheim indicated in the „White Book” are the dates of deportations from the last concentration camp the victims where held in. The real dates of death are unknown — apart from c. 49 priests whose names were included in the „transports of invalids”, but who did arrive at TA Hartheim. Prob. perished on the day of transport, somewhere between KL Dachau and Munich, and their bodies were thrown out of the transport and cremated in Munich. The investigation conducted by Polish Institute of National Remembrance IPN concluded, that the other victims were murdered immediately upon arrival in Schloss Hartheim, bodies cremated and the ashes spread over local fields and into Danube river. In order to hide details of the genocided Germans falsified both dates of death (for instance those entered into KL Dachau concentration camp books, presented in „White Book” as alternative dates of death) and their causes. (more on: en.wikipedia.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2019.05.30]
)

Aktion T4: German euthanasia program, systematic murder of people mentally retarded, chronically, mentally and neurologically ill — „elimination of live not worth living” (Germ. „Vernichtung von lebensunwertem Leben”). In a peak, in 1940‑1, c. 70,000 people were murdered, including patients of psychiatric hospitals in German occupied Poland. From 04.1941 also mentally ill and „disabled” (i.e. unable to work) prisoners held in German concentration camps were included in the program — denoted then as „Aktion 14 f 13”. C. 20,000 inmates were then murdered, including Polish catholic priests held in KL Dachau concentration camp, who were murdered in Hartheim gas chambers. The other „regional extension” of Aktion T4 was „Aktion Brandt” program during which Germans murdered chronically ill patients in order to make space for wounded soldiers. It is estimated that at least 30,000 were murdered in this program. (more on: en.wikipedia.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2014.10.31]
)

KL Dachau (prisoner no: 27113Click to display biography): KL Dachau in German Bavaria, set up in 1933, became the main concentration camp for Catholic priests and religious during II World War: On c. 09.11.1940, Reichsführer–SS Heinrich Himmler, head of the SS, Gestapo and German police, as a result of the Vatican's intervention, decided to transfer all clergymen detained in various concentration camps to KL Dachau camp. The first major transports took place on 08.12.1940. In KL Dachau Germans held 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: en.wikipedia.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2016.05.30]
)

KL Soldau: KL Soldau concentration camp (in modern Działdowo city) — since the pre–war Polish Działdowo county was incorporated into Germ. Regierungsbezirk Allenstein (Eng. Olsztyn regency) the camp was located in occupied territories where general German law was in force, i.e. in Germany proper — was founded in 09.1939, when in former barracks of 32nd Infantry Regiment of Polish Army Germans set up a temporary camp for POW captured during September 1939 campaign. In autumn 1939 was also used as police jail. In 1939‑40 changed into niem. „ Durchgangslager für polnische Zivilgefangene” (Eng. Transit Camp for Polish Civilians), prior to transport to other concentration camps. In reality it was used then as a place of extermination of Polish intelligentsia within Germ. Intelligenzaktion genocidal program and extermination of sick and disabled within Aktion T4 program. Next in 05.1940 the camp was changed again into niem. Arbeitserziehungslager (Eng. Work Education Camp), and finally into penal comp for criminal and political prisoners, most of whom were sentenced to death. In 1939‑41 Germans imprisoned, maltreated and tortured in KL Soldau hundreds of Polish priests and religious. Approx. 80 priests, religious and nuns perished. They were murdered in the camp itself, by a shot into a head, or in places of mass executions in nearby forests — Białuty forest, Malinowo forets, Komorniki. Dates and precise locations of these murders remain unknown. Altogether in KL Soldau approx. 15,000 prisoners were murdered, including thousands victims — patients of psychiatric institutions (within Aktion T4 plan). (more on: en.wikipedia.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2018.09.02]
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Płońsk: The buildings of the prison in Płońsk were built at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, during the Russian partition. During World War II and the German occupation, prison and jail of the German political police Gestapo. Polish prisoners — the intelligentsia and teachers were particularly persecuted — were next transported to slave labor and concentration camps, mainly KL Soldau and KL Pomiechówek Fort III. Altogether c. 7,885 people from the Płońsk county were murdered. On 16.01.1945, during the panic retreat, three days before the arrival of triumphant Russians, in the so‑called Piaski district of Płońsk, the Germans murdered 78 Poles from the Płońsk prison in a mass execution. After the start of the Russian occupation, the prison was taken over by the Commie–Nazi Office of Public Security UB, in the service of the Russian genocidal KGB. (more on: www.sw.gov.plClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2013.10.05]
)

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. Created as the result of the Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact, in a political sense, was to recreate the German idea of 1915 (after the defeat of the Russians in the Battle of Gorlice in 05.1915 during World War I) of establishing a Polish enclave within Germany (also called the General Governorate at that time). 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.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2013.12.04]
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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. In a political sense, the pact was an attempt to restore the status quo ante before 1914, with one exception, namely the „commercial” exchange of the so–called „Kingdom of Poland”, which in 1914 was part of the Russian Empire, fore Eastern Galicia (today's western Ukraine), in 1914 belonging to the Austro–Hungarian Empire. Galicia, including Lviv, was to be taken over by the Russians, the „Kingdom of Poland” — under the name of the General Governorate — Germany. The resultant „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.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2015.09.30]
)

sources

personal:
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, www.ipgs.usClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2012.11.23]
, arolsen-archives.orgClick to attempt to display webpage
[access: 2019.05.30]

bibliograhical:, „Płock diocese clergy martyrology during II World War 1939‑1945”, Fr Nicholas Marian Grzybowski, Włocławek–Płock 2002,
original images:
martyrologium.w.interia.plClick to attempt to display webpage
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, docplayer.plClick to attempt to display webpage
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