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Gdansk, Poland - Kazimierz Piechowski, Leader Of Daring Escape From Auschwitz, Dies At 98

Dec 18, 2017 at 06:31 PM

Gdansk, Poland - Kazimierz Piechowski, a non-Jewish political prisoner who led a daring escape from the Auschwitz death camp using the truck of its commandant, has died at 98. Piechowski died Saturday in Gdansk, Poland. He was one of four men in the escape plan involving stolen SS uniforms and weapons, and the truck of Rudolf Hess. Piechowski denied rumors that the men later sent a postcard...

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