It is believed only about 150 rifles of this pattern were completed before the German invasion of Poland. Col. Stachiewicz was educated in Warsaw, and in 1937 he enrolled in the Polish Army. In the Upper-Silesian settlement of. Recruitment options were very convenient. Wrestling and weight-lifting championships of Poland take place in. Four divisions and five independent cavalry brigades and three new horse artillery squadrons were created. In connection with the resolution of the Sejm of June 17, 1919, only Polish citizens of Polish nationality could be officers (this excluded the appointment of officers, e.g. In international football games, Poland A ties 4-4 with Yugoslawia (in Warsaw), and Poland B loses in Riga to Latvia 1-2, October 30. By contrast, in foreign policy, to reduce the potential threat for the sovereignty of the Republic of Poland, the aspirations of the Polish authorities became apparent to normalize political relations with both great neighbors, however on the basis of equality and reciprocity. It brought Poland particularly negative effects and staggered seriously its economic, and therefore defense, foundations. The bulk of the Polish army was engaged in the Polish–Ukrainian War at the time, and the Polish … On the other hand, only 70,000 Polish POWs from Wehrmacht reinforced the Polish People's Army fighting alongside the Red Army, despite the fact that probably much more Polish "Wehrmachters" were captured on the Eastern Front. The championship is won by Warta Poznań, November 27. September 28. However, these were small units. Additional units of the Polish Army secure Polish-Czechoslovak border, September 23. The group's command included: commander (full-time brigade general) and 2 staff officers as well as office staff. On November 11, 1918, Józef Piłsudski assumed supreme power over the army as the commander-in-chief. Production was not resumed under the German occupation. Communication regiments and large infantry units were disassembled and received their own telegraph companies formed at the expense of battalions. Aviation was part of the land forces. The members of these formations were members of underground military associations. These were the departments of: Mobilization and Supplements, Technical and Communication, Economic, Artillery, Military Education, Legal and Military and General Section [a]. In international football game, which takes place in. Evidence that an ancestor actually served may be found in biographies or family, census, probate, civil registration, or … On October 28, 1935, changes were made in the subordination of artillery groups. The formation of the reborn Polish army, however, encountered difficulties related to desertions and evasion of conscripts from service in the army. Jews were removed from all formations, especially from the navy, aviation and communications. In Poznań, in international boxing match, Poland (with, March 19. December 5. In 1937, 194,000 tourists visited the Eastern borderlands of Poland, with 66,000 of them visiting Wilno, In the summer of 1936, work began on a plan to modernize the Polish Army. In a football friendly, the team of. She is with the interior ministry. A movie theatre burns down in. Edward Rydz-Śmigły visits Poznań. 4000), in Lwów Pogon beats Wisła Kraków 2-1, and in Warsaw, Warszawianka beats Warta Poznań 2-1 (att. Patriotic demonstrations take place across the country, including Zaolzie and Lwów, November 15. A branch of 'Bajonians' was established in France, and in Gorczynski's Legion of Puławy. In Tarnopol, a process of 51 members of the Communist Party of Western Ukraine ends. Sapper troops were intended for communication and fortification works, for destroying fortifications and for miners' activities. Altogether, 37 persons are sentenced. June 15. Intentions in the field of modernizing the army were quite serious. Read this order in front of my subordinated troops.". The Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland (Polish: Siły Zbrojne Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej, abbreviated SZ RP; popularly called Wojsko Polskie in Poland, abbreviated WP—roughly, the "Polish Military") are the national armed forces of the Republic of Poland. Seventeen people are injured in a rail crash near, August 9. He was known mainly as a designer of Polish anti-tank rifle wz.1935 "Ur". August 5. In 1910, two public organizations, Shooting Association and Towarzystwo "Strzelec", related to ZWC, were established. Polish Ministry of Education announces that it plans to open a university in, July 15. 1936 jacket 05 dog tag 06 WST wz. Around 6,000 Jewish refugees, expelled from Nazi Germany, are housed at a transit camp in, November 29. Polish press informs that Soviet authorities still have not released three young Polish gliders, who had mistakenly landed in the Soviet Union during a storm on June 26, 1938. On the largest scale, this action took place in the years 1937-1938 when the Polish operation of the NKVD was carried out. The Polish Army entering Zaolzie in 1938 On 22 September, Chamberlain, about to board his plane to go to Germany for further talks at Bad Godesberg , told the press who met him there that "My objective is peace in Europe, I trust this trip is the way to that peace." Compulsory military service in the infantry lasted 18 months. Speaker of Polish Parliament, December 8. The national football team of Poland begins a training camp in. January 28. Priced to sell. The rifle was designed by a Polish engineer Józef Maroszek. September 30. In reply to parliamentary interpellations, Sosnkowski stated that "Jews are not fit for more serious work than typing" In connection with the Sejm resolution of June 17, 1919, according to which only Polish citizens of Polish nationality could be officers of Jewish descent, even promoted officers of independent Poland.[3]. In the period 1926–1935, the officers of the Polish Armed Forces finally formed and stabilized, for the most part uniformly educated in Polish However, already in 1929 the aforementioned world began economic crisis. Responsibilities of Straż Graniczna included: 1. prevention of illegal crossing of the la… Independent cavalry brigades consisted of three cavalry regiments, a horse artillery squadron and a pioneer squadron, with the exception of 5 SBK, which had four cavalry regiments and an additional squadron of armored cars. During the times of the Second Polish Republic, it was responsible for northern, western and southern border of Poland (with Germany, Free City of Gdańsk, sea border, Czechoslovakia and Romania).