/ Krystyna Kołodyńska-Downey “Father POW in Germany” / EN
Krystyn’s mother was able to communicate with Krystyna’s father via Red Cross. Father taken prisoner by Germany already in late 1939 and transferred to a prisoner camp in Southern Bavaria. Krystyna has letters from her father which he wrote from German prisoner of war camps to her and her mother in Kazahkstan. He was an officer. She talks about how officers entertained themselves. Created courses of lectures. Produced theatres. Boredom was biggest enemy.
Full interview available:
Kresy – Siberia Fundation