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Dad with friends
Dad with friends
Source: Ken Fedzin
Time Period: During WWII
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Related Military Service: Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)
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Jan Fedzin 90687
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Polish submarines interned in Sweden
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father Kazimierz Sadowski was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Polish submarines interned in Sweden
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father, Kazimierz Sadowski, was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Polish submarines interned in Sweden
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father, Kazimierz Sadowski ,was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Polish submariners interned in Sweden
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father, Kazimierz Sadowski, was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik. This photographs shows Polish sailors marching past a house in Sweden.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Polish Navy submarine ORP Zbik
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father, Kazimierz Sadowski, was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik. This article provides information about ORP Zbik.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
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Polish Captain and Swedish interning Officer, 1939
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Marielund, Sweden from September 1939 until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father ,Kazimierz Sadowski ,was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik. This photograph - taken in September 1939 - shows the commander of ORP Ryś, Captain Aleksander Grochowski (1901-1992), with Swedish internment officer, Captain Erlass.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Kazimierz Sadowski in Sweden
Three Polish submarines ORP Zbik, ORP Sep and ORP Rys interned in Sweden from September 1939 - Marielund, Sweden until 1945. Andrzej Sadowski's father, Kazimierz Sadowski, was the Torpedo Officer aboard ORP Zbik. This photographs was taken in Sweden.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Marielund
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Polish Navy records of Captain Zebrowski
In September 1939, Kazimierz Sadowski (Andrew's father) was serving as the torpedo officer on the submarine ORP Zbik, and was interned in Sweden for the duration of the war, along with submarines ORP Sep and ORP Rys. Andrew's godfather, and friend of Kazimierz Sadowski, was the Captain of ORP Zbik, Komandor ppor. Michal Zebrowski. These are his Polish Navy records.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Poland
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Polish Navy records of Lieut Bronislaw (Horodyski) Hackbeil
In September 1939, Kazimierz Sadowski (Andrew's father) was serving as the torpedo officer on the submarine ORP Zbik, and was interned in Sweden for the duration of the war, along with submarines ORP Sep and ORP Rys. Andrew's uncle, Lieutenant Bronislaw (Horodyski) Hackbeil was an officer on ORP Sep and was also interned in Sweden. This is his pre-war Polish Navy record.
Source: Andrzej Sadowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Poland
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Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Churchill welcomed onto ORP Burza
On the 30th August 1939, on the eve of WW2, 3 Polish destroyers ORP Blyskawica, Grom and Burza were ordered to escape the Baltic and get to the UK. They arrived in Leith, Scotland and shortly after were sent to Plymouth where they became operational under the overall command of RN. In September 1939 the First Sea Lord, Winston Churchill paid a visit to Devonport to inspect the crew of the Polish destroyers in order to raise morale - here seen being welcomed on board ORP Burza by Commander Nahorski. Behind Churchill climbing the steps to the ship is M Dunbar-Nasmith.
Source: Stefan Nahorski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: United Kingdom
City/Town: Plymouth
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Churchill inspects ORP Burza
On the 30th August 1939, on the eve of WW2, 3 Polish destroyers ORP Blyskawica, Grom and Burza were ordered to escape the Baltic and get to the UK. They arrived in Leith, Scotland and shortly after were sent to Plymouth where they became operational under the overall command of RN. In September 1939 the First Sea Lord, Winston Churchill paid a visit to Devonport to inspect the crew of the Polish destroyers in order to raise morale - here seen inspecting the crew of ORP Burza at that time under the command of Nahorski. Behind Churchill to the left is M Dunbar-Nasmith and next to him (directly behind Churchill) is Commander Nahorski.
Source: Stefan Nahorski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: United Kingdom
City/Town: Plymouth
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Churchill inspects ORP Burza
On the 30th August 1939, on the eve of WW2, 3 Polish destroyers ORP Blyskawica, Grom and Burza were ordered to escape the Baltic and get to the UK. They arrived in Leith, Scotland and shortly after were sent to Plymouth where they became operational under the overall command of RN. In September 1939 the First Sea Lord, Winston Churchill paid a visit to Devonport to inspect the crew of the Polish destroyers in order to raise morale - here seen inspecting the crew of ORP Burza at that time under the command of Nahorski.
Source: Stefan Nahorski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: United Kingdom
City/Town: Plymouth
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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ORP Grom arriving in Poland
Polish Navy destroyer ORP Grom arriving in Poland in 1936. She was built in Cowes, UK. ORP Grom was sunk in 1940 during the Norwegian campaign near Narvik.
Source: Marek Twardowski
Time Period: Before WWII
Country: Poland
City/Town: Gdynia
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Crew of Polish submarine ORP Żbik interned in Sweden
Crew of Polish submarine ORP Żbik interned in Sweden
Source: Mateusz Prociak
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Vaxholm
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Crew of Polish submarine ORP Żbik interned in Sweden
Crew of Polish submarine ORP Żbik interned in Sweden
Source: Mateusz Prociak
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Sweden
City/Town: Vaxholm
Related Military Service: Polish navy
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Portrait in the Polish Army, 1937-1939
Served in the Polish Campaign of 1939
Source: Mieczysław Łutczyk
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Poland
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Related Military Service: September 1939 Campaign
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Mieczysław Łutczyk 86641
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Officer Rank Verification Certificate
Officer Rank Verification Certificate
Source: Henry Sokolowski
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Country: Poland
City/Town: Guzar
Related Military Service: Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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Medal Entitlement card (outside)
Medal Entitlement card (outside)
Source: Henry Sokolowski
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Country: Poland
City/Town: London
Related Military Service: Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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Medal Entitlement card (inside)
Medal Entitlement card (inside)
Source: Henry Sokolowski
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Country: Poland
City/Town: London
Related Military Service: Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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ID Photo Bronisław Sokołowski_back
ID Photo Bronisław Sokołowski_back
Source: Henry Sokolowski
Time Period: During WWII
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Related Military Service: Polish 1st Corps in Europe (Gen. Maczek)
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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ID photo Bronisław Sokołowski
ID photo Bronisław Sokołowski
Source: Henry Sokolowski
Time Period: During WWII
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Related Military Service: Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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Polish-British Naval Agreement is signed 18th November 1939
Source: Polska Marynarka Wojenna, published 1947 by the Polish Naval Association in London.
Source: Polska Marynarka Wojenna Polish Naval Association in London
Time Period: During WWII
Country: United Kingdom
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Letter from Polish POW to exiled wife (1)
Letter from Aleksander Prociuk (Captain with 6th Pulk Strzelcow Podhalanskich), taken prisoner in the September 1939 campaign), POW Oflag, 11A, Camp 6 to his wife Katarzyna Prociuk who was deported to Kazakhstan 13 April 1940-1945 with their two sons. Katarzyna finally received the letter in Australia in 1974!
Source: Halina Prociuk
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Germany
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Related Military Service: September 1939 Campaign
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Polish POWs in Oflag
Captain Aleksander Prociuk, on the right, at Oflag POW camp, Germany. He fought in the 6th Pulk Strzelcow Podhalanskich and was captured during the September 1939 campaign by the Germans.
Source: Halina Prociuk
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Germany
City/Town: Oflag POW camp
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Aleksander Prociuk 145931
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Stanislaw Sys
Stanislaw Sys and his colleagues, in Lithuania in 1939
Source: Ryszard Sys
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Lithuania
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Stanislaw Sys 101988
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Hungarian Photo Company 9 Risb..lock
This photo is in my father's photo album. It is dated 7 November 1939. I know that he was interned in a camp with Polish soldiers in Hungary at this time. We believe he is second from left in the photo. The back of the photo is inscribed in Polish. 'Wegrzy Zdjecia Komp 9. Risb..lock 7/XI 1939'
Source: Irena Lowe
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Hungary
City/Town: Risb..lock
Related Military Service: September 1939 Campaign
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Adolf Smolnicki 118238
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Inscription of photo ‘Hungarian Photo Company 9 Risb..lock’
image showing the inscription of back of photo.
Source: Irena Lowe
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Hungary
City/Town: Risb..lock
Related Military Service: September 1939 Campaign
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Adolf Smolnicki 118238
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Trilingual Identity Card page 8 of 8
Trilingual Identity Card page 8 of 8
Source: Henry Sokolowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Poland
City/Town: Guzar
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643
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Trilingual Identity Card page 7 of 8
Trilingual Identity Card page 7 of 8
Source: Henry Sokolowski
Time Period: During WWII
Country: Poland
City/Town: Guzar
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Bronislaw Sokolowski 83643