Jan Karski to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Obama Announces Jan Karski as a Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom WASHINGTON, DC – Earlier today at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, President Barack Obama announced he will award a posthumous Presidential Medal … [More]

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As a member of the Polish underground resistance movement in World War II, Karski repeatedly crossed enemy lines to act as a courier between his occupied nation and the West. Prior to his last departure from Poland, he was smuggled into the Warsaw Ghetto by the Jewish underground in order to witness the horrendous conditions and report to the outside world.

After touring the Warsaw Ghetto, he donned a disguise to enter a Nazi concentration camp in Eastern Poland. … [More]