Jan Ciesielski was playing bowls in Levin when a realisation made him pause ... it was the same date he was freed from a Nazi concentration camp. Initially, he declined to share his story of hell, but later decided that at 96, it was time he did. Paul Williams reports.

A game of bowls in Levin is as far removed from the horrors of a Nazi concentration camp as you can get. As he stepped up to bowl, Jan Ciesielski let slip that it was the anniversary of a day he could never forget.

That same day some 74 years

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