Polaczek and her daughter Mariyasl Yurkanski stand by the grave of their husband and father, Meir Yaakov Polaczek. Polaczek was murdered by the Germans during the September 1941 mass killing action in Eisiskes. Mariyasl Yurkanski was killed afte
Last Angel of Bataan. Mildred Dalton Manning died March 8 at age She was an Army nurse held prisoner by the Japanese in the Philippines for almost three years during World War II. the Baatan nurses suffered PTSD, but live somewhat normal lives.
World War II : Unsung heroes of the French Resistance : Mother Elisabeth.