Medals of Captain Mieczysław Wożniak

From the album of Captain Mieczysław Wozniak (1918-1972) who was a a Polish cadet of the class of 1938 and served in the Polish Navy for the duration of WW2. He received the British DSC (Distinguished Service Cross) for valour during the Africa campaign; the British Atlantic Star, Africa Star and the 1939-45 Star. He received the Polish Field of Honour Cross 1920 and also was the youngest recipient of the French Chevalier Legion d'Honneur for heroism saving French sailors in Casablanca.

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Item ID: 51716
Author: anna81
Creation date: 2014-08-27
Last modified: 2014-08-27
Item format: Photo - Scanned
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Related military service: Polish Navy
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