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Warsaw uprising. Polish barricades. 1944.

The Warsaw uprising in photos

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A participant of the Warsaw Uprising looks in a pocket mirror after a raid by German aircraft in the street Zloty

Участница Варшавского восстания смотрит в карманное зеркало после налета немецкой авиации на Злотой улице

Участница Варшавского восстания смотрит в карманное зеркало после налета немецкой авиации на Злотой улице.

Śródmieście Północne. Jeńcy niemieccy z załogi PAST-y pilnowani przez powstańców na podwórzu kamienicy przy ulicy Zielnej 34. Na pierwszym planie powstaniec z niemieckim pistoletem maszynowym MP-40 Zródło:MPW

Śródmieście Północne. Jeńcy niemieccy z załogi PAST-y pilnowani przez powstańców na podwórzu kamienicy przy ulicy Zielnej 34. Na pierwszym planie powstaniec z niemieckim pistoletem maszynowym MP-40 Zródło:MPW

Powstanie warszawskie patrol. This Day in History: Aug 1, 1944: Warsaw Revolt begins

This Day in History: Aug 1, 1944: Warsaw Revolt begins

During World War II, an advance Soviet armored column under General Konstantin Rokossovski reaches the Vistula River along the eastern suburb of Warsaw, prompting Poles in the city to launch a major uprising against the Nazi occupation. The revolt was spearheaded by Polish General Tadeusz Bor-Komorowski, who was the commander of the Home Army, an underground resistance group made up of some 40,000 poorly supplied soldiers. In addition to accelerating the liberation of Warsaw, the Home Army…

Warsaw Uprising images

Warsaw Uprising images

Some images from the Warsaw Uprising of 1944.... <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warsaw_Uprising" rel="noreferrer nofollow">en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warsaw_Uprising</a> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ejd2rsXoQSI" rel="noreferrer nofollow">www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ejd2rsXoQSI</a> <a href="http://www.warsawuprising.com/" rel="noreferrer nofollow">www.warsawuprising.com/</a> <a href="http://www.1944.pl/" rel="noreferrer nofollow">www.1944.pl/</a> <a…

Warsaw Uprising (1944) - The Prudential building was Warsaw's tallest skyscraper and was hit by approximately 1000 artillery shells during the uprising (it remained standing until the end)

75 Breathtaking Photographs Describe the Warsaw Uprising of 1944

The Warsaw Uprising of 1944 – a heroic and tragic 63-day (1 August – 2 October 1944) struggle to liberate World War II Warsaw from Nazi/German occupation. Undertaken by the Home Army (Armia Krajowa, AK), the Polish resistance movement, at the time Allied troops were breaking through the Normandy defenses and the Red Army was standing at the line of the Vistula River. Warsaw could have been one of the first European capitals liberated; however, various military and political miscalculations…

Explore foreigner2009's photos on Flickr. foreigner2009 has uploaded 3274 photos to Flickr.

Warsaw Uprising 1944

Explore foreigner2009's photos on Flickr. foreigner2009 has uploaded 3275 photos to Flickr.

Polish POWs wear their red-and-white Uprising armbands in Oberlangen; 1944. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Poland As An Ally: WWII Photo Essay

From Norway to Africa, from Russia to the Atlantic, in the air and on the sea, the Polish forces were there for their allies. Justine Jablonska pays tribute to the bravest and most loyal men and women of WWII.

World War II at Home in Britain Through Breathtaking Historical Photographs

World War II at Home in Britain Through Breathtaking Historical Photographs

When Britain went to war on 3 September 1939 there was none of the 'flag-waving patriotism' of August 1914. The British people were now resi...

Warsaw, Poland: picture taken in 1944 shows the 'Pasta' building on fire during Warsaw Uprising - pin by Paolo Marzioli

Warsaw, Poland: picture taken in 1944 shows the 'Pasta' building on fire during Warsaw Uprising - pin by Paolo Marzioli