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Thomas
The Poles
Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:30am
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Where are my manners?. I forgot to post my weekly posting. This week, my highest respect goes to the airmen of Poland. despite the language barriers, they played a huge roll in the victory of Britain's defence.


POLAND
P5125 Sgt Tadeusz Andruszkow. KIA:40/09/15
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I P3939
P/0249 F/Lt Wie˝nczyslaw Bara˝nski.
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1900 Sgt Antoni Beda,
Polish, 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1901 Sgt Marian Belc, KIFA:42/08/27
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1293 P/O Bronislaw Bernaťs.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P0250 F/O Jan Borowski. KIA:40/10/18
Pilot RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
76782 F/Lt Stanis│law Brzezina,
Polish, RAF 74 Squadron, Spitfire I N3091
P5122 Sgt Michal Brzezowski, KIA:40/09/15
Polish 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
780665 Sgt Jan Budzi˝nski,
Polish, RAF 145, 605 Squadron,
P1416 F/O Arsen Cebrzy˝nski. DFW:40/09/19
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I V7465
P1300 P/O Stanislaw Jˇzef Chalupa.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76690 P/O Marian Stefan Che│lmecki,
Polish, RAF 56, 17 Squadron, Hurricane I
76691 F/Lt Tadeusz Pawel Chlopik. KIA:40/09/15
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I P2954
76692 P/0 Franciszek Czajkowski, DFW:42/10/25 (hospital bombed)
Polish, RAF 151 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1283 P/O Jerzy Micha│l Czerniak. KIA:40/08/09
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
76789 F/Lt Jan Tadeusz Czerny,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1290 F/O Tadeusz Czerwi˝nski. KIA:41/05/02
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I V7598
76693 P/O Stanislaw Czternastek, KIA:41/02/05
Polish, RAF, 32 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1503 P/O Jan Kazimierz Michal Daszewski, KIA:42/04/04
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I P3890
P1904 Sgt Marian Boguslaw Domaga│la,
Polish, RAF 238 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76731 P/O Boleslaw Henrik Drobinski,
Polish, RAF 65 Squadron, Spitfire I X4262.
76750 F/Lt Marian Duryasz-Hurr,
Polish, RAF 213 Squadron, Hurricane I.
780674 Sgt Stanis│law Duszy˝nski, KIA:40/09/11
Polish, RAF 238 Squadron, Hurricane I P2682
P0493 F/O Jan Pawe│l Falkowski.
Polish, RAF 32 Squadron, Hurricane I P2984 ôGZ-Hö
P1387 P/O Miroslaw FeriŠ, KIFA:42/02
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P0322 Sgt Julius Artur Frey,
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P0163 F/O Aleksander Klemens Gabszewicz,
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I
794124 Sgt Pawe│l Piort Gallus,
Polish, RAF 303, 3 Squadron, Hurricane I
76765 P/O Jˇˇzef Gil, KIA:42/New years eve
Polish, RAF 229, 145 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1527 Sgt Antoni Glowacki,
Polish, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I P3808 ôSD-Tö
76739 Sgt Witold Jˇˇzef Glowacki, KIA:40/09/25
Polish, RAF 145, 605 Squadron, Hurricane I P3832
780678 Sgt Feliks Gmur KIA:40/08/30
Polish, RAF 151 Squadron, Hurricane I R4213
P1298 P/O W│ladys│law Gnyťs,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
76695 P/O Mieczys│law Gorzula,
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I
P0544 F/O Bernard Groszewski, KIA:41/12/12
Polish, RAF 43 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76785 F/O Franciszek Gruszka KIA:40/10/07
Polish, RAF 65 Squadron, Spitfire I R6713
P1391 F/O Bogdan Grzeszezak, KIA:41/08/28
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1393 F/O Zdis│law Karol Henneberg DFC. KIA:41/04/12
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76694 P/O Zbigniew Janicki KIA:44/06/13
Polish, RAF 32 Squadron, Hurricane I
83698 F/O Jerzy S. Jankiewicz DFC. KIA:42/05/25
Polish, RAF 601, 303 Squadron, Spitfire Vb AD233.
P1385 P/O Wojciech Januszewicz, KIA:40/10/05
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1296 F/Lt Franciszek Jastrzŕebski KIA:40/10/25
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1654 Sgt Jˇˇzef Jeka
Polish, RAF 238 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76664 P/O Edmund Wincenty Jereczek,
Polish, RAF 43, 229 Squadron, Hurricane I
794087 F/Sgt Jozef Kania,
Czechoslovakian. RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
793420 Sgt Stanislaw Karubin KIA:41/08/12
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1284 P/O W│lodzimierz Eugeniusz Karwowski,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76698 P/O Tadeusz Wilhelm Kawalecki,
Polish, RAF 151 Squadron, Hurricane I.
781003 Sgt Szymon Kita,
Polish, RAF 85, 253 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76717 P/O Stefan Kleczkowski,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
780685 Sgt Zygmunt Klein KIA:40/11/28.
Polish, RAF 234, 152 Squadron, Spitfire I P9427
780465 Sgt Wojciech K│lozi˝nski,
Polish, RAF 54 Squadron, Spitfire I R7015
780828 Sgt Wilhelm Korsarz KIA:40/11/08.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P0298 F/Lt Bronis│law Kazimierz Kosi˝nski KIA:42/01/26.
Polish, RAF 32 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1909 Sgt Jan Kowalski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1400 F/O Julian ôRochö Kowalski,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76729 P/O Franciszek Koz│lowski KIA:43/03/13.
Polish, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1505 S/Ldr Zdis│law Krasnodebski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76755 P/O Walenty Krepski MPD:40/09/07.
Polish, RAF 54 Squadron, Spitfire I R6901
P1299 P/O Wac│law Szczepan Krˇol CDG.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76700 P/O Tadeusz Leon Kumiega,
Polish, RAF 17 Squadron, Hurricane I
76718 F/O Zbigniew Kustrzy˝nski,
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Spitfire I AB824 shot down:42/04/04. held at Stalag Luft III
780691 Sgt Jozef Kwieci˝nski KIA:40/08/12.
Polish, RAF 145 Squadron, Hurricane I P3391
P1287 F/Lt Piotr úlaguna, KIA:41/06/27.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76702 P/O Stanis│law úLapka,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1506 P/O Wac│law úlapkowski KIA:41/07/02.
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1000 F/Lt W│lodzimierz úLazoryk,
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1492 P/O Witold úLokuciewski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Spitfire V BL656, shot down:42/03/13 held at Stalag Luft III
76761 F/O Kazimierz úlukaszewicz KIA:40/08/12.
Polish, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I P3803
P1911 Sgt Antoni Lysek KIA:42/06/05.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1912 Sgt Micha│l Miros│law Maciejowski. Died:2001/04/26.
Polish, RAF 249, 317, 316 Squadron, Hurricane I shot down:43/08/09
76721 P/O Janusz Maci˝nski KIA:40/09/05.
Polish, RAF 111 Squadron, Hurricane II a Z2309
P3036 Sgt Bronis│law Malinowski,
Polish, RAF 43 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1286 P/O Jan L. Malinski,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
780491 P/O Mieczys│law Marcinkowski,
Polish, RAF 151, 501 Squadron, Hurricane I.
793546 Sgt Antoni L. Markiewicz,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76812 P/O Ludwik Martel,
Polish, RAF 54, 603 Squadron, Spitfire I
P1389 P/O Boguslaw Mierzwa KIA:41/04/16.
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P0286 P/O W│lodzimierz Miksa,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P2208 Sgt Konrad Antoni Muchowski,
Polish, RAF 85, 501 Squadron, Spitfire I
780416 Sgt W│lodzimierz Mudry,
Polish, RAF 79 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1288 W/Cdr Mieczys│law MŘŘmler,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P0146 P/O Aleksander Ryszard Narucki KIA:41/05/11.
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76748 F/O Pawel Niemiec,
Polish, RAF 17 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76703 P/O Zbigniew Nosowicz,
Polish, RAF 56 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76704 P/O Tadeusz Nowak,
Polish, RAF 253 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1913 Sgt Eugeniusz Jan Adam Nowakiewicz
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I. Shot down:42/07/23
76803 P/O Tadeusz Nowierski,
Polish RAF 609 Squadron, Spitfire I N3223
76617 F/O Zbigniew Ole˝nski,
Polish, RAF 234, 609 Squadron, Spitfire I.
780695 Sgt Boles│law Olewi˝nski KIA:40/11/03.
Polish, RAF 111 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76825 P/O Jerzy Orzechowski,
Polish, RAF 615, 607 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76741 F/O Piotr Ostaszewski-Ostoja,
Polish, RAF 609 Squadron, Spitfire I
76705 F/O Antoni Ostowicz KIA:40/08/11.
Polish, RAF 145 Squadron, Hurricane I V7294
793341 Sgt Jan Palak,
Polish, RAF 303, 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1388 P/O Jerzy Hipolit Palusi˝nski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76662 F/Lt Wilhelm Pankratz KW, KIA:40/08/12
Polish, 145 Squadron, Hurricane I R4176
P0042 F/O Ludwik Witold Pasziewicz DFC, KIA:40/09/07.
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
793342 Sgt Edward Paterek, MPD:41/03/28
Polish, RAF 302, 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76728 P/O Jan Piotr ôFifeö Pfeiffer, KIA:43/12/20
Polish, RAF 257, 32 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76618 P/O Stanis│law Piatowski KIA:40/10/25.
Polish, RAF 79 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76706 P/O Edward Roman Pilch KIA:41/02/20
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1381 F/O Marian Pisarek KIA:42/04/29
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76707 P/O Karol Pniak,
Polish, RAF 32, 257 Squadron, Hurricane I
76751 P/O Jerzy Pop│lawski,
Polish, RAF 111, 229 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1427 P/O Jerzy Radomski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76708 P/O Gustaw Radwa˝nski,
Polish RAF 56 Squadron, Hurricane I
781018 Sgt Jan Aleksander Rogowski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76720 P/O Mieczys│law Rozwadowski, KIA:40/08/15
Polish, RAF 151 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76762 P/O W│ladys│law Rˇˇ┐zycki,
Polish, RAF 238 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76709 P/O W│lodzimierz Micha│l C. Samolinski KIA:4009/26.
Polish, RAF 253 Squadron, Hurricane I V7470
781267 Sgt Wilhelm Sasak KIA:40/11/30.
Polish, RAF 32 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P0596 F/O Tadeusz Sawicz,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
780958 Sgt Antoni Seredyn,
Polish, RAF 32 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P5128 Sgt Antoni Siudak KIA:40/10/06
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76710 P/O Stanislaw Skalski,
Polish, PAF, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I
781283 Sgt Henryk Skowron KIA:41/06/18
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76766 P/O Jerzy Jakub Solak,
Polish, RAF 151, 249 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76794 F/O Michal Jan Steborowski KIA:40/08/11
Polish, RAF 238 Squadron, Hurricane I P3819
P1231 P/O Stefan Stegman KIA:43/06/17.
Polish, RAF 111, 229 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76713 P/O Franciszek Surma KIA:41/11/08
Polish, RAF 151, 607, 257 Squadron, Hurricane I
781312 Sgt Wilhe│lm Szafraniec KIA:40/11/23.
Polish, RAF 151, 607, 56 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1653 F/O Eugeniusz Miros│law Szaposznikow,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76781 P/O Henryk Szczesny,
Polish, RAF 74 Squadron, Spitfire V BS514. Shot down:43/04/04. held at Stalag Luft III
780712 Sgt Jˇˇzef Augustyn Szlagowski,
Polish, RAF 234, 152 Squadron, Spitfire I N3278
76747 P/O W│ladys│law Szulkowski KIA:41/03/27.
Polish, RAF 65 Squadron, Spitfire I.
780519 Sgt Leon îwito˝n,
Polish, RAF 54, 303 Squadron, Hurricane I
76722 F/O Juliusz Topolnicki, KIFA:40/09/21.
Polish, RAF, 601 Squadron, Hurricane I L1894
76735 F/O Witold Aleksander Urbanowicz DFC, VM.
Polish, RAF 601, 145, 303 Squadron, Hurricane I V6684,
P1291 P/O Stefan Wapniarek KIA:40/10/18.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P1419 F/O Antoni Wczelik KIA:42/04/14.
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P1917 Sgt Marian Wedzik,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76730 F/O Stefan Witorze˝nc,
Polish, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I.
76736 P/O Bo│leslaw Andrzej ôVodkaö Wlasnowolski KW KIA:40/11/01.
Polish, RAF 32, 607, 213 Squadron, Hurricane I N2608
781062 Sgt Miro│lsaw I. Wojciechowski,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
P5024 Sgt Stefan Wojtowicz KIA:40/09/11
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I.
780525 Sgt Antoni Wˇˇjcicki KIA:40/09/11
Polish, RAF 213 Squadron, Hurricane I V6667
P1285 P/O Zbigniew T. A. Wrˇˇblewski
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
P2096 F/Sgt Kazimierz WŘŘnsche,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I P3700
P0316 P/O Antoni Bronislaw Wydrowski
Polish, RAF 607 Squadron, Hurricane I V6618
P1390 P/O Walerian »Zak,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I V7289
781415 Sgt Jerzy Za│luski, KIA:40/10/17
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
76714 P/O Pawe│l Zenker KIA:40/08/24.
Polish, RAF 501 Squadron, Hurricane I L1865
P1382 P/O Jan Eugeniusz Ludwik Zumbach,
Polish, RAF 303 Squadron, Hurricane I V6684
P1292 P/O Aleksej »ukowski,
Polish, RAF 302 Squadron, Hurricane I
76715 P/O Janusz »urakowski died:2004/02/09
Ukrainian-Polish, RAF 234, 609 Squadron, Hurricane I N3239, AVRO Arrow CF

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      Sirs: Sgt. Edward Paterek was KIA 3 months before I was born (06-01-41). I don't know if he is related to me or not, but I wouldn't be surprised. In extracting information from the internet he has... more
    • Re PolesRobert Dixon, Thu Aug 21 11:52am
      Aleksander Klemens Gabszewicz joined 607 Squadron October 9, 1940 from 5 OTU Aston Down. Decorations were: KW 3Bars, DFC, VM (5th class, CdeG, VM (4th class), DSO. He Died in 1983. Best Wishes.
    • For Thomas (the Poles)Trevor Williams, Wed Aug 20 10:29pm
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      • For Thomas (the Poles)Franek Grabowski, Sat Aug 23 7:54pm
        Trevor Sorry, but it is not the truth. Czechoslovakia ceased to exist as an independent country rather peacefully, and the country did not suffer from the war or mass extermination as Poland did.... more
      • sgt. Tadeusz AndruszkowJarek from Poland, Thu Aug 21 4:35pm
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        • Sgt. Antoni SIUDAKJarek from Poland, Thu Aug 21 6:36pm
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    • Sgt. Karubin deathJarek from Poland, Wed Aug 20 1:33pm
      Hi Thomas I have to correct one little mistake on your list. Sgt.Stanislaw KARUBIN, 303 Squadron, VM,KW,DFM was killed in the flying accident on 12 August 1941 when he was working as a Flying... more
      • Thank you JarekThomas, Thu Aug 21 4:03am
        Thank you Jarek. I appreciate your fact check and I will correct this small error.
    • Re: The Polestim, Wed Aug 20 11:57am
      Do I see Malczewski? = Tim
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