Polish Home Army Fighter

McCaul, Ed
December 2006
Military History;Dec2006, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p46
The article presents an interview with Jerzy Krzyzanowski, a former Home Army fighter in Poland. He recalls the war between the Polish and Germans in 1939 when the Germans invaded and defeated Poland. He shares his experiences being in the Home Army, initially as part of the Boy Scouts and then volunteered to fight for the city at the age of 16. When asked about the occupation of the Germans, he refers to the closure of schools.


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