Józef Jan Bednarczyk a.k.a. Białodrzew was born on 24 June 1907 in the village of Nowa Wieś (currently Józefów, district of Otwock, Mazowieckie Voivodeship), where he lived during World War II. Father of Alina (born on 20th March 1934). Together with his daughter, he delivered food to women of Jewish origin and ferried people of Jewish origin across the Vistula River. Józef Bednarczyk passed away in 1986.