Polish badge, may be ?

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Polish badge, may be ?

Postby just » 11 Jan 2013 11:54

Hello
do you know this badge ?
thanks for answers
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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby Nikolaus » 15 Jan 2013 14:40

Odznaka pamiatkowa POW Polska Organizacja Wojskowa. http://asnieg.klub.chip.pl/foto/034.jpg Nr. 4

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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby Stephan » 15 Jan 2013 17:18

Nikolaus wrote:Odznaka pamiatkowa POW Polska Organizacja Wojskowa. http://asnieg.klub.chip.pl/foto/034.jpg Nr. 4


Or translated: Memorial badge of POW - "Polish Military Organization"

(I myself dont know exacly what they do. Googling tells it was the patriotic polish military organization active during world war 1.).

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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby just » 15 Jan 2013 19:04

Hello Gentlemen
thanks a lot
so, may be a post WW2 badge ?
cordially
Didier

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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby Stephan » 15 Jan 2013 20:31

just wrote:Hello Gentlemen
thanks a lot
so, may be a post WW2 badge ?
cordially
Didier


I myself Im sure it is done post war (second war). a memorial badge. As it looks so modern designated nothing crude made by a field smith. Poland have got lots of first rate designers after the second war.

What baffles me is the organziation pow was from first war, googling didnt show it for second war too.
Although I suppose some ex-members were active in second war too although in other organizations. it is perhaps what it is for, an extra badge for these veterans of veterans.

Why it is 1941-44 I dont know.

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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby superazure » 16 Jan 2013 12:42

After the WW I POW became a part of Polish Army, that`s why googling don`t show WW II.
Why it says 1941-44 i don`t know neither.

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Re: Polish badge, may be ?

Postby just » 16 Jan 2013 14:56

Thanks Gentlemen
cordially
Didier


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