Edmund Górkiewicz

Edmund Górkiewicz

Birth
Toruń, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland
Death 21 Sep 1944 (aged 22)
Eersel, Eersel Municipality, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Burial Ysselsteyn, Venray Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Plot G-4-83
Memorial ID 55448854 · View Source
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Son of Franciszek Górkiewicz and Leokadia Górkiewicz (née Jeszka).
Brother of Eleonora and Ryszard.
Edmund was a High school student until 1939.
St.Kp.N.E.W.20-1053-
Buried Eersel cemetery.
Reburied 21/04/1957 Ysselsteyn.

Information from the The Polish Institute of
National Remembrance:

Information on persecution
Source: Polish Red Cross
POW: survived
camp: S
POW number: 2313
POW release date: 1940-06-12
additional information: ADENDORF

The "P" patch means that he was a forced labourer of Polish nationality in Germany.

For some reason Edmund joined the German Army. It's not known if he was forced into it, or as a Volunteer.


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  • Created by: Fred
  • Added: 25 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55448854
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edmund Górkiewicz (13 Nov 1921–21 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55448854, citing Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof Ysselsteyn, Ysselsteyn, Venray Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands ; Maintained by Fred (contributor 46792340) .