Nozdrzec [ˈnɔzdʐɛt͡s] (Ukrainian: Ніздрець, Nizdrets’) is a village in Brzozów County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Nozdrzec. It lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) north-east of Brzozów and 32 km (20 mi) south-east of the regional capital Rzeszów.
The village has a population of 1,300.
Nozdrzec is a big village placed in the south-eastern Poland in province Podkarpackie. Village is the major city of the municipality Nozdrzec. According to the data from 30 June 2004 8,582 people lived in the municipality. Municipality include 10 smaller villages as Hłudno, Huta Poręby, Izdebki, Izdebki-Rudawiec, Siedliska, Ujazdy-Ryta Górka, Wara, Wesoła, Wołodź.
Nozdrzec formerly called as Nieczujow already existed in the fifteenth century. First mentioned in 1436 when Margaret of city Dynów had conflict with Nicholas Kmit Castellan of Przemysl. Village was listed as one of the many villages belonging to the goods of city Dynów at this time. Nozdrzec, have one own Palace calling as mansion of Skrzynscy, which probably was the fortified manor.
During World War I, 15 November 1915, Village Nozdrzec was burned up together with the mansion of Skrzyńscy by the Russian army. Then, around 1920, was rebuilt with minor changes.
During the Second World War in 1940. People did established here ZWZAK war institution. Included Nozdrzec-Wesola-Hłudno villages. Institution contained 50 people. And was led by Lt. Casimir Chrzan ps. Joseph, and Francis Dudek alias Oak with Chaplain Fr. Stanislaus Buczek and Major. Fr. John Haligowskiego alias Hansel/Quiet. Forming part of the Second Battalion Brzozowski led under command of Ensign Józef Florczak.
At the May 25, 1943, those 50 people organized branch attack under the command of Joseph Maciołka - Commander of AK (Pol. AK-Armia Krajowa- Home army) Rzeszow. They did carried out an attack on the German forces which appropriated the Nozdrzec Palace. German forces did left the area soon after the attack.
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