Jan Patyra

Born: 14th April 1921

Kraznystaw, Poland

Date of interview: 30th July 2006

Map showing where Jan Patyra came from

I was born in the middle of Poland not far away from Lublin. My, my, town was Kraznystaw and I was born in a village near there. My father was a, well at the moment he wasn't a farmer but then gradually he got himself a farm. We had a big family, seven of us, five girls and two boys. And, well, we were quite happy.