Samuel Willenberg

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Samuel Willenberg nom de guerre (born 16 February 1923) is an Israeli sculptor and painter originally from Poland, former prisoner of Treblinka extermination camp, and the last surviving member of its perilous prisoner revolt; a participant of the Warsaw Uprising, and recipient of the highest of Poland's orders including Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit awarded by President Lech Kaczyński. He is the author of a memoir titled Revolt in Treblinka published in Hebrew, Polish and English between 1986 and 1991.