My father Aleksander Poplawski was born on 12 December 1923 in Leszczyna Poland, his father, Witold, mother Julia,hehad two brothers Wladyslaw , Jan and a sister Zofia He attended school in Sarny up to the age 16, on the 10 February 1940 , they were shipped by rail cars to a labour camp in Gorkov Siberia it was a lumber and Mining camp as far as I know. He enlisted n the Polish Army in Kirmene in 1942 after escaping and sent via Persia to Palestine after two months he was sent to Durban on the SS Mauretania and after a further two months in Pietermaritzburg ( Pietermaritzburg is the capital and second-largest city in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.)was sent by m.v Rangitikii ship eventually ending up in Liverpool England arriving on the 16th October 1942.
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