Edelman, Marek
(1919 or 1922–2009)
   During the Nazi occupation of Poland, Edelman, second in command of the Jewish Combat Organization (ZOB), fought in the 1943 Warsaw ghetto uprising, becoming its head after the death of Mordechai Anielewicz, and its only surviving leader. Edelman also took part in the citywide 1944 Warsaw uprising. After the war, he remained in Poland and became a noted cardiologist. A member of the Solidarity movement, in the 1970s, he collaborated with the Workers’ Defense Committee and other political groups opposing Poland’s communist regime.

Historical dictionary of the Holocaust. . 2014.

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