JRI Poland #Poland Australian Ambassador in Poland launches facebook site with items of Jewish interest. #poland
Jean Dunn, the Australian Ambassador to Poland, Lithuania and the Czech
Republic has just launched the "Australia in Poland, Czech Republic and
Lithuania" facebook page with several articles of Jewish interest.
One of the first items featured is about a replica roof of the Gwodziec
Synagogue installed at the new Museum of the History of Polish Jews in
Warsaw to be partially opened on 19 April. This will be a temporary
museum opening to mark the 70th anniversary of the ghetto uprising.
The replica ceiling has been donated by an Australian, Irene Pletka, in
memory of two proud Australian citizens, her mother and father, Lilka
and Jacob (Kuba) Kronhill. They were both immigrant Polish Jews.
For those on facebook, the site's address is: