The commemoration in Sedziszow Malopolski – 2021

On July 23, 2021 at 10.00 am in Sędziszów Małopolski at the Jewish cemetery there was a commemoration of the Jewish community from the Ropczycko-Sędziszów region. These events took place 79th years ago. During the commemoration, among others were present: Ms. Bernadetta Frysztak – Deputy Starost, Mr. Marek Pająk – City Council, Mr. Jan Flisak – Director of the Secondary School in Sędziszów. It is worth remembering that the Director and Mrs. Vice-Star are teachers from the hometown of Sędziszów, Tomasz Kocur the president of our foundation. He was the one who guided today’s prayer. During today’s ceremony, Mrs. Bernadetta Frysztak gave a very moving speech, especially to the youth which was also present today. We would like to thank all those who came to remember with us the victims of the Holocaust.

75th Anniversary of the liquidation of the Sędziszów ghetto.

AntySchematy 2, July 24th 2017- Commemoration of the 400 victims on the 75th anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Sędziszów Młp. and the commemoration of the cemetery guard on the anniversary of his death – Edward Kocur.The Ghetto was liquidated on July 24, 1942. At that time in the Market Square and the Jewish cemetery, the Germans carried out mass executions of about 400 Jews from Ropczyce, Kolbuszowa and Mielec. About 1,500. Jews were deported to the ghetto in Dębica, from where they were transported to German Nazi death camps in Bełżec and Pustkow. The others were taken to the ghetto in Rzeszow. Only one person survived the massacre.