Tomaszewski Family in Tengeru, Africa

While her husband, Felix Tomaszewski, served with the Polish 2nd Corps, Anna (Halko) Tomaszewski from Hajnowka near Bialystok, was sent to Tengeru with her daughters Halina, Wanda, and Irene.

Grandfather

My grandfather with sons in school uniforms, pre-WW2.

Mother

Mother walking down a street somewhere in Poland [pre-war].

Father

Father, Feliks Tomaszewski, pre-WW2

Mother

Mother (Anna (Halko) Tomaszewski) pre-WW2

First photo

First photo from Tanzania: mother, 3 daughters, Halina, Irena, Wanda

Teheran

Tent orphanage in Tehran. Nurse, Halina & Irene. Mother (holding Irene) was usually with Wanda who was seriously ill in the main hospital

Mother

Irene's mother said, “The road to recovery starts with a good dressmaker.”

Father

Father, Lieut. Feliks Tomaszewski, somewhere in the Middle East or North Africa.

Father

Father on motorcycle somewhere in the Middle East or North Africa.

Father

Father in Egypt

Father

Father in England after the war.

Irene

Irene in the garden in Tengeru.

Arusha

Mother and Irene in Arusha.

Mother

Mother working in the school office.

Mother

Mother on leopard skin

Mother

Mother in Tengeru

Siblings

Dzidzia (orphan), Halina , Wanda, and Irene (front right) in Tengeru, in the garden in front of their house

Tengeru

Anna and Irene in Tengeru

Irene

Irene ,wearing a pith helmet, at s mission near Tengeru

Irene

Irene in Tengeru age 6 — in a dress her father sent from Italy.

Irene, etc.

Irene, sister & friends in Tengeru.

Painting

Tengeru painting