Lyon

Plaque commémorative

Plaque in memory of Julien Solonczyk and Pierre Katz, both members of FTPF (Franc-Tireurs et Partisans - one of several resistance organizations) and MOI (Main-d’œuvre immigrée - Immigrant Laborers) and also the Jewish Youth Union. After a comrade was wounded and turned in by a security guard at the Grange-Blanche hospital, Julien Solonczyk was admitted to the hospital and shot a few days later by Frenchmen at the Fort de la Duchère. Pierre Katz was killed in a face-off with the police on June 1, 1944, after being reported by an informer.

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Address : 22 rue Guilloud , 69003 Lyon
GPS Coordinates : 45.747262 , 4.870169
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  • Fighting
  • Collaboration
  • Rhone
  • Armed Resistance
  • Sabotage
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Plaque in memory of Julien Solonczyk and Pierre Katz, both members of FTPF (Franc-Tireurs et Partisans - one of several resistance organizations) and MOI (Main-d’œuvre immigrée - Immigrant Laborers) and also the Jewish Youth Union. After a comrade was wounded and turned in by a security guard at the Grange-Blanche hospital, Julien Solonczyk was admitted to the hospital and shot a few days later by Frenchmen at the Fort de la Duchère. Pierre Katz was killed in a face-off with the police on June 1, 1944, after being reported by an informer.

Source: Bruno Permezel, Résistants à Lyon, Villeurbanne et aux alentours : 2824 engagements, BGA Permezel, 2003.

Plus d'informations : Carte des lieux de mémoire de la ville de Lyon

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