German Socialist Gestapo arrested Father Józef Palewski, of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, along with 29 of his fellow Redemptorists, on August 5, 1944.
All were killed the next day by 36 Grenadiers Division SS‑Sturmbrigade Dirlewanger, in a mass execution of 2,000, at the Kirchmajer and Marczewski Factory, 79-81 Wolska Street. Their bodies were burned.
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