Joachim Giermek

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Joachim Giermek (born 1943 in Buffalo, New York [1] ) is a former Minister General of the Conventuals (OFM Conv.) and the first to be of Polish ancestry. [2] He was elected in 2001 [3] and served until 2007. [4] He has been involved in Franciscan peace efforts. [5]

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References

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  2. Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum
  3. "Conventual Franciscan Friars site". Archived from the original on 2015-04-05. Retrieved 2015-04-05.
  4. Zenit
  5. The Damietta Initiative