Category: World War 2

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A Day; Just One of Many

Introduction

After the outbreak of World War 2, Poland was invaded from the West by Germany and from the East by the USSR, which was at that time allied with Germany. The Soviets deported between 1 and 2 million Polish civilians to labour camps in Northern Russia and Siberia. Most of them were women, children and……


Wotjek

The story of a bear cub adopted by the 22nd Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps

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Map of Eastern Europe


Ukrainian Lady Pilot

An article on Nadezhda Popova a pilot in the Soviet Union’s airforce ‘Night Witches’ squadron.


Polish Lady Pilot

An article on Jadwiga Pilsudska-Jaraczewska a pilot in the Air Transport Auxilliary