Devastatingly, General Sikorski, Poland’s PM and C-in-C, is killed in July. In the Battle of the Atlantic ORP Orkan is sunk on convoy in October. Only one officer and 43 men are saved. Channel Operations and Mediterranean convoys continue. The Polish Navy provide support for the allied landings near Salerno, Italy in September.

Tadeusz Sroka

Able-bodied Seaman

General Sikorski, the Polish PM and C-in-C, is killed 4th July.

Tadeusz Sroka