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by veers
Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:22 am
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Poles passage to Britain
Replies: 19
Views: 8529

Re: Poles passage to Britain

Cott Tiger wrote: Do you have any idea why he published his book using the spelling Wladek rather than Wladyslaw?
André
Wladek, or Władek is simply a diminutive of the name Władysław in Polish.
by veers
Tue Jul 30, 2013 4:30 am
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: Rudi Salvermoser TV Star
Replies: 20
Views: 9192

Re: Rudi Salvermoser TV Star

I hope I'm not violating any rules by posting this link, but Rudi's episode can be found on youtube:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8NklsPWX1A
by veers
Fri Aug 10, 2012 5:36 pm
Forum: The Allies in WWII
Topic: Most forgotten allies
Replies: 25
Views: 11908

Re: Most forgotten allies

I'd pick Poland. It was first to fight, never surrendered, provided 4th largest contingent of troops among western allies, not to mention numerous and well organized ressistance in the occupied homeleand, took party in every major battle in the European theatre and yet after Germany's defeat, it's b...
by veers
Sat Nov 27, 2010 2:20 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Soldier in uniform - Romania? Hungary? Poland?
Replies: 2
Views: 1979

Re: Soldier in uniform - Romania? Hungary? Poland?

Certainly not Polish.
by veers
Tue May 25, 2010 6:03 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: FRONTLINE PHOTOS OF GERMAN SOLDIERS
Replies: 178
Views: 108250

Re: FRONTLINE PHOTOS OF GERMAN SOLDIERS

Very impressive pics from the short Polish campaign. Does anybody have the famous pic where the Pl cavalry attacks german tanks with drawn swords? Well, if You want to see pictures of polish cavalrymen charging tanks, you need to look for them in "Geschwader Lützow"- german propaganda movie, becaus...
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