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Photo ID: 966583
Title:

LAC Ewald ( Edward ) Wawrzyniak

Description:

He was in the Polish Airforce in Poznan, then was captured by the Russians and sent to Riowne camp, were he spent 2 years, He joined Anders Army in Totskoye , then to Persia and finally to England He landed in Blackpool in July 1942 his service number was703650 Polish Airforce in England . He was Electrician with ground crew in 304 Squadron then 302 with whom he stayed with in Europe till the end of the war

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Photo ID: 966539
Title:

Former citizens of Stryj in USSR

Description:

Former citizens of Stryj who left Russia as members of the Polish Army and met in Teheran, October 30, 1942. An earlier entry lists their names.

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iran

City/Town/Village:

Teheran

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 966472
Title:

Diary Cover

Description:

Diary cover drawn by Edek Lagodzinski, Oct. 1942. Translated from Polish: "For our destiny is, with sorrow, to be here today, and there tomorrow." (R. Skulski)

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iran

City/Town/Village:

Teheran Recuperative Company

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 966469
Title:

Photo taken in Teheran, Iran

Description:

Roman V. Skulski, Teheran, 1942

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iran

City/Town/Village:

Teheran

Related Military Service:

Conscripted into the Red Army

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Photo ID: 966466
Title:

Map used for locating Anders' Army

Description:

6" map given to Roman, while in the Red Army, by the school-age daughter of a Cossack khazayka (Northern Caucasus), later used to help him begin to locate Anders' Army, July 1942

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Russia

City/Town/Village:

Northern Caucasus

Related Military Service:

Conscripted into the Red Army

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Photo ID: 966382
Title:

List of names from back of previous photo

Description:

Former citizens of Stryj (formerly eastern Poland) who left Russia as members of the Polish Army and met in Teheran, October 30, 1942. R. Skulski brought them together for this photograph.

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iran

City/Town/Village:

Teheran

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 966381
Title:

Former citizens of Stryj (formerly eastern Poland)

Description:

Former citizens of Stryj who left Russia as members of the Polish Army and met in Teheran, October 30, 1942. The following photo lists their names.

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iran

City/Town/Village:

Teheran

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 962261
Title:

odpis KA . zgonów wojsowych w Rosji, poz. 475

Description:

odpis KA . zgonów wojsowych w Rosji, poz. 475

Information regarding the death details of Stanisław Łojewski in Guzar, Russia. Letter from the local authority of Grajowa in Poland taken from army records.

Source:

Private

Time Period:

After WWII

Country:

Poland

City/Town/Village:

Grajewo

Related Military Service:

September 1939 Campaign

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Title:

English newspaper report dated 2 November 1942

Description:

Report on Poles in Persia

Source:

Other

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

United Kingdom

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Pahlevi

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English newspaper report dated 24 April 1942

Description:

English newspaper reporting the arrival of Polish troops from Russia to Pahlevi. Source Findmypast.co.uk

Source:

Other

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

United Kingdom

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Pahlevi

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Photo ID: 960830
Title:

Father joins the Polish 2 Corps

Description:

Photo taken in the USSR, 1941

Source:

Genowefa Matkowski

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Russia

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 960502
Title:

Jozef in the Polish Second Corps

Description:

Iraq 1943

Source:

Jozef Krolczyk

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Iraq

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 959481
Title:

Egypt

Description:

Edward Jurczenko in Egypt, during WW2 but not sure of date (2nd right, back row)

Source:

Edward Jurczenko

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Egypt

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 959444
Title:

Russian ID card issued in Jalal-Abad in 1942

Description:

Russian ID card issued in Jalal-Abad in 1942

Source:

Izabela Spero

Time Period:

During WWII

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 959418
Title:

Palestine 1943

Description:

Dinner in the desert. Stanislaw Kacperek is 8th from the left.

Source:

Andrzej Kacperek

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 959416
Title:

Bethlehem 1943

Description:

Army group photo - Gendarmerie? Stanislaw Kacperek is 2nd from right in the middle row.

Source:

Andrzej Kacperek

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 959376
Title:

Kazimierz Mihulka enlist Docs

Description:

Documents of Kazimiers enlist to 7 Pulk/ 7p.a.c number 118 somewhere in Uzbekistan possible Kermine?

Source:

Other

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Uzbekistan

City/Town/Village:

Kermine?

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 959375
Title:

Kazimierz Mihulka enlist Docs

Description:

Documents of Kazimiers enlist to 7 Pulk/ 7p.a.c number 118 somewhere in Uzbekistan possible Kermine?

Source:

Other

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Uzbekistan

City/Town/Village:

Kermine?

Related Military Service:

Middle East - Teheran

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Photo ID: 958854
Title:

Jan, 1943

Description:

Jan, 1943

Source:

Krysia Kolodziej

Time Period:

During WWII

Related Military Service:

Junak Mechanical School

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Photo ID: 958655
Title:

Michal Krupa

Description:

Military Driver's License photo, 1943

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Title:

Michal Krupa – Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet

Description:

Michal Krupa – Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958634
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 19

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958633
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 17

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958632
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 15

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958631
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 13

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958630
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 11

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958629
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 9

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958628
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 7

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958627
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 5

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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Photo ID: 958626
Title:

Bethlehem Souvenir Booklet, pg 3

Description:

Dried flowers from the region

Source:

Chris Gray

Time Period:

During WWII

Country:

Palestine

City/Town/Village:

Bethlehem

Related Military Service:

Polish 2nd Corps in Italy (Gen. Anders)

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