Blessed Maria Anna Kratochwil

Blessed Maria Anna KratochwilAlso known as

  • Maria Antonina
  • Sister Antonina



Nun, joining the School Sisters of Our Lady in 1901, and making her profession on 27 September 1910 in Breslau, Silesia. Elementary school in Karwina, Poland from 1906 to 1917, and then in Lwów, Poland (modern Lviv, Ukraine) from 1917 to 1925. Head of a Congregation boarding school and spiritual director of candidates to the Congregation in Tlumacz, Poland from 1925 to 1932, then in Lwów from 1931 to 1939. Head of the sisters in Mikuliczyn, Poland from 1940 to 1942. Imprisoned with several of her sisters, repeatedly tortured and eventually martyred in the Nazi persecutions of World War II.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Maria Anna Kratochwil“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 March 2020. Web. 2 August 2021. <>