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Jerzy Jan "George" Lerski was a historian who had served as a courier, emissary, and representative of the Polish Government-in-Exile during World War II. He was honored by Yad Vashem as one of the "Righteous Among Nations" for his wartime activities.


From The Polish American Encyclopedia © 2011 Edited by James S. Pula by permission of McFarland & Company, Inc., Box 611, Jefferson NC 28640.

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