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AUSCHWITZ SURVIVOR: "I REMEMBER THE FIRST ONE THERE"

By Frank Milewski

March 15, 2004



The pen of history has written the name of Stanislaw Ryniak on its pages. His claim to fame is something none of us would ever want.

Before he made the history books there was another pen and another book. It was a German pen - a Nazi pen. It wrote his name on what was known as the hauptbuch, the official registry of prisoners who were condemned to Auschwitz.

Stanislaw Ryniak's was the first name there. There were many more after his. You may find it hard to believe he wasn't Jewish. He was Polish, a Polish Catholic.

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2004

Expectations of Payback (2/2004)
The family gift (1/2004)
Poland America's most loyal ally (1/2004)
Auschwitz Survivor: Too little known about Holocaust's Christian Victims (1/2004)
Honorary Consul for government of Poland appointed (1/2004)
Legislative agenda of the Polish American Congress (1/2004)

2003

Drivers licences for undocumented immigrants in California (11/2003)
On the anniversary of The Warsaw Uprising (08/2003)
How to obtain a professional VISA (H-1B) (03/2003)

2002

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays + year end events (12/2002)
A Whistle-stop tour of Poland (12/2002)
Polish History at Loyola Marymount University in LA (12/2002)
Northern CA PAC on Poland and UE (11/2002)
Stan Kawczynski helping Polonia on AB2003 (07/2002)
California Holocaust Education Act 2003 (07/2002)
Przemowienie Moskala w Senacie RP (in polish) (06/2002)
Moskal speaks in The Polish Senate (06/2002)
PAC Committee Reacts to "Enigma" Movie (06/2002)
Divide and conquer (04/2002)
SF chronicle about Polish customs (04/2002)
Who is trying to divide Polonia? (02/2002)

1998

Convention to Stop Hate-Mongering

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