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gen. Stasys Rasztikis and the Polish politics

Esercito Polacco - Soldato della 1. Divisione Fanteria armato con Mosin 44 russo

Polish 1st Armoured Division in Normandy in 1944.

Krszystof Baczysnki, Polish poet and Resistance fighter. Died in 1944 during the Warsaw Uprising.

England 1944 - 1st Polish Armor Division

Maj. Gen. George S. Patton, Jr., aboard the USS Augusta, the Western Task Force headquarters ship. Part of the 'Torch' convoy is barely visible in the background.

Wladyslaw Anders, Polish Army, General. One of the leaders of the exiled Polish Army, always doomed to disappointment.

Anna Leska, later Leska-Daab (1910-1998) In 1939, just after the outbreak of the World War II, she was assigned to the Polish Air Force HQ squadron to fly liaison missions and confidently delivered one aircraft to an airfield. After the so-called September Defeat (of Poland against Germany and Russia in 1939) she and the rest of the pilots arrived in Great Britain via Romania and France. She initially worked at the HQ of the RAF and subsequently at the Air Ministry and eventually started…