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Polish nun who helped hide Jewish children from Nazis dies aged 110

2018-11-26T09:22:13+00:00November 25th, 2018|Life in Poland, Tributes|

Original article: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/oldest-nun-hide-jews-dies-110-sister-cecylia-roszak-poland-a8644721.html A Polish nun who risked her life by hiding Jews from the Nazis during the Second World War has died aged aged 110, the archdiocese of Krakow in Poland has announced.

Sister Cecylia Roszak, who was believed to have been the oldest nun in the world, died last week in the Dominican convent in the city of Krakow, southern Poland, where she had lived for nearly 90 years.

The archdiocese posted a photo of the […]

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