Warsaw – Tchorek Plaques (ul. Niepodległości 221)

Another of the Tchorek plaques, which mark where people were killed during the Second World War, this one is located on a property next to where Władysław Szpilman hid. The plaque reads:

“The place sanctified by the blood of Poles who died for the freedom of their homeland. In this house on 7 August 1944, the Hitlerites murdered about 50 people, residents of the block. Among the victims were many children.”