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05-507 Słomczyn
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Konstancin deanery
Warsaw archdiocese
Poland

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Martyrology of the clergy — Poland

XX century (1914 – 1989)

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  • SZREYBROWSKI Casimir, source: www.muzeum.gostyn.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOSZREYBROWSKI Casimir
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  • SZREYBROWSKI Casimir - 07.1936, Poznań, source: audiovis.nac.gov.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOSZREYBROWSKI Casimir
    07.1936, Poznań
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surname

SZREYBROWSKI

surname
versions/aliases

SZREJBROWSKI

forename(s)

Casimir (pl. Kazimierz)

  • SZREYBROWSKI Casimir - Commemorative plaque, church-fara, Gostyń, source: faragotykgostyn.pl, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOSZREYBROWSKI Casimir
    Commemorative plaque, church-fara, Gostyń
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    Commemorative plaque, Underground Resistance State monument, Poznań
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    Underground Resistance State monument, Poznań
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    Underground Resistance State monument, Poznań
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    Altar, Martyrs' Chapel, St Peter and St Paul cathedral, Poznań
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    Commemorative plague, altar, Martyrs' Chapel, St Peter and St Paul cathedral, Poznań
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function

diocesan priest

creed

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

diocese / province

Gniezno and Poznań archdiocese (aeque principaliter)
more on: www.archpoznan.pl [access: 2012.11.23]

honorary titles

Minor Canon (Poznań cathedral)
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14], pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.11.14]

date and place of birth

08.02.1879

Krzywa Góra
Września Cou., Greater Poland voiv., Poland

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

17.12.1904 (Gniezno cathedral)

positions held

parish priest of Poznań archcathedral parish(1932‑9), f. penitentiary and preacher in Poznań Arch–cathedral (1932‑7), f. co–editor of Poznań Arch–cathedral parish weekly (1932‑9), f. editor of parish weekly in Gostyń (1929‑32), f. parish priest of St Margaret parish in Gostyń (1924‑32), f. dean of Ostrów Wielkopolski deanery (1923‑4), f. parish priest of St Martin in Odolanów in Ostrów Wielkopolski deanery (1915‑24), Wilkowyja–Cielcza (1910‑5) parishes, f. chairman of Peoples Libraries Society for Odolanów county (1915‑8), f. vicar of Corpus Christi parish in Poznań (1905‑10), f. theology and philosophy student at Theological Seminaries in Gniezno (till 1904) and Poznań (from 1901), f. member of Friends of Science Society in Poznań (from 1916), social activist

date and place of death

08.01.1940

KL Posen
concentration camp, Poznań, Poznań city Cou., Greater Poland voiv., Poland

cause of death

murder

details of death

During secondary schooling at John Amos Komański’s King’s Gymnasium in Leszno (till 1901) member of Polish secret self–educational Thomas Zan Society circle. During Greater Poland Uprising 1918‑9 participant of the Polish independence movement — co–organiser and treasurer of clandesting Citizens Committee in Odolanów (founded on 12.11.1918, day after announcement of rebirth of Poland), organiser of insurgents; armed forced in Odoloanów. After German invasion of Poland in 09.1939 and start of the II World War arrested on 07/09.11.1939 by the Germans. Jailed in KL Posen concentration camp. There murdered by a shot to head from German soldier — „tortured and persecuted for his faiths and being Polish”, according to his co‑prisoners. Officially Germans stated that died of „calcification of the veins”.

alt. dates and places of death

09.01.1940

perpetrators

Germans

others related in death

CEGIEL Thaddeus, FLACH Julian, GRAMLEWICZ Edward, HARASYMOWICZ Vincent, JANICKI Stanislaus, JANKOWSKI Alphonse, KUBIK Alexander, ŁUKOWSKI Steven, MAŁECKI Stanislaus, MANITIUS Gustave, MIROCHNA Steven Marian (Fr Julian), MZYK Louis, NIEDBAŁ Anthony Adam, NOWAK Francis, PIOTROWSKI Ignatius, POPRAWSKI Marian, SĘKIEWICZ Mauritius Vaclav, STEINMETZ Paul, TYMA Joseph, WIŚNIEWSKA Mary, WOŹNIAK Albin

murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

KL Posen: German Posen — Fort VII — camp founded in c. 10.10.1939 in Poznań till mid of 11.1939 operated formally as KL Posen concentration camp (Germ. Konzentrationslager), and this term is used throughout the White Book, also later periods. It was first such a concentration camp set up by the Germans on Polish territory — in case of Greater Poland (Wielkopolska) directly incorporated into German Reich. In 10.1939 in KL Posen for the first time Germans used gas to murder civilian population, in particular patients of local psychiatric hospitals. From 11.1939 the camp operated as German political police Gestapo prison and transit camp (Germ. Übergangslager), prior to sending off to concentration camps, such as KL Dachau or KL Auschwitz. In 28.05.1941 the camp was rebranded as police jail and slave labour corrective camp (Germ. Arbeitserziehungslager). At its peak up to 7‑9 executions were carried in the camp per day, there were mass hangings of the prisoners and some of them were led out to be murdered elsewhere, outside of the camp. Altogether in KL Posen Germans exterminated approx. 20,000 inhabitants of Greater Poland (Wielkopolska) region, including many representatives of Polish intelligentsia, patients and staff of psychiatric hospitals and dozen or so Polish priests. Hundreds of priests were held there temporarily prior to transport to other concentration camps, mainly KL Dachau. From 03.1943 the camp had been transformed into an industrial complex (from 25.04.1944 — Telefunken factory manufacturing radios for submarines and aircrafts). (more on: www.wmn.poznan.pl [access: 2019.02.02], en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.12.27])

Intelligenzaktion: (Eng. „Action Intelligentsia”) — extermination program of Polish elites, mainly intelligentsia, executed by the Germans right from the start of the occupation in 09.1939 till around 05.1940, mainly on the lands directly incorporated into Germany but also in the so‑called General Governorate where it was called AB‑aktion. During the first phase right after start of German occupation of Poland implemented as Germ. Unternehmen „Tannenberg” (Eng. „Tannenberg operation”) — plan based on proscription lists of Poles worked out by (Germ. Sonderfahndungsbuch Polen), regarded by Germans as specially dangerous to the German Reich. List contained names of c. 61,000 Poles. Altogether during this genocide Germans methodically murdered c. 50,000 teachers, priests, landowners, social and political activists and retired military. Further 50,000 were sent to concentration camps where most of them perished. (more on: www.wmn.poznan.pl [access: 2019.02.02], en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.12.27], en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.10.04])

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 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])

Greater Poland Uprising: Military insurrection of Poles living in Posen Provinz (Eng. Poznań province) launched against German Reich in 1918‑9 aiming to incorporate lands captured by Prussia during partitions of Poland in XVIII century into Poland, reborn in 1918. Started on 27.12.1918 in Poznań and finished with total Polish victory on 16.02.1919 by a ceasefire in Trier. Many Polish priests took part in the Uprising, both as chaplains of the insurgents units and members and leaders of the Polish agencies and councils set up in the areas covered by the Uprising. In 1939 after German invasion of Poland and start of the II World war those priests were particularly persecuted by the Germans and majority of them were murdered. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2016.08.14])

Thomas Zan Societies: Secret societies of Polish youth, aiming at self–education, patriotic in form and content, functioning 1830‑1920, in mutiny against enforced Germanisation and censure of Polish culture, mainly in secondary schools — gymnasia — mainly in Greater Poland (Wielkopolska) and later in Silesia. The first groups were formed in 1817. In 1897 a congress in Bydgoszcz was held when rules of clandestine activities were formulated. At other congress in Bydgoszcz in Poznań a „Red Rose” society was formed, heading all others groups in various gymnasiums and coordinating their activities. In 1900 „Red Rose” consolidated Philomaths organizations from Pomerania as well. After Toruń trial of Pomeranian Philomaths in Toruń Germans arrested 24 members of Thomas Zan Society from Gniezno. 21 of them were sentenced up to 6 weeks in prison and reprimands. All were relegated from schools without the right to continue education in secondary and higher schools in Prussia. Despite repression the Societies existed till 1918 and rebirth of Poland. (more on: pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2018.11.18])

sources

personal:
www.wtg-gniazdo.org [access: 2012.11.23], www.muzeum.gostyn.pl [access: 2013.08.10], faragotykgostyn.pl [access: 2016.08.14], ecclesiazdziejowwielkopolski.amu.edu.pl [access: 2013.12.27]
original images:
www.muzeum.gostyn.pl [access: 2013.08.10], audiovis.nac.gov.pl [access: 2016.03.14], audiovis.nac.gov.pl [access: 2016.08.14], faragotykgostyn.pl [access: 2014.01.06]

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