wwii: eastern front


Polish Army (LWP) in Berlin at the end of World War Two, 1945.

Photos from top to bottom:
1. Polish soldier with flag next to two Red Army soldiers.
2. Polish and Soviet flags on top of the Brandenburg gate.
3. Polish soldiers advancing during the battle.
4. Polish soldiers posing for a photo in front of the Brandenburg Gate

An estimated 200,000 Polish army soldiers took part in the Battle of Berlin– as well as pilots and aircrew of the Polish Air Force (LWP).