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Polish Uniform Portraits

Postby sylvieK4 » 15 Jul 2002 18:41

Does anyone have any photographs of Polish army soliders in the late 1930s (particularly 1938 and 1939) ? I would like to see good, detailed photos of Polish soldiers and officers in uniform from the period.

Formal portraits or candid shots; parade uniforms or combat fatigues..

Thanks for your help!

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Postby Benoit Douville » 16 Jul 2002 19:08

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Postby Benoit Douville » 16 Jul 2002 19:16

This one:
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Postby sylvieK4 » 16 Jul 2002 20:45

Is that a completely modern style of uniform?

Do you have any photos contemporary to the Second World War era?

I am also having trouble finding clear pictures of the unique multi-corner visor caps worn by Polish soldiers and officers during the 1930s, so any photos with those in wear would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks.

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Postby Benoit Douville » 16 Jul 2002 21:25

This is a picture from World War II era!

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Postby sylvieK4 » 17 Jul 2002 14:39

Okay, but that appears to be British Commonwealth style - Polish exiles, maybe. Like this:

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But what I am looking for is Poles, in the Polish Army, in Poland before the onset of the Second World War.

Since my first post, I found a few examples. If anyone has anything like these or similar, I would appreciate very much to see.

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Postby sylvieK4 » 25 Jul 2002 15:59

Thank you, Marcus, for that great portrait. The site you listed had a lot of interesting links, too.

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Postby Ogorek » 25 Jul 2002 16:21

Sylvie:

See the following item, nice photo, on E-Bay:

POLISH PRE WWII PHOTO OF SOLDIER W/ BADGE
Item # 2124005753

Wearing marksmanship aguilette, marksmanship badge, and color insignia for NCO school

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Postby Ogorek » 25 Jul 2002 16:24

Sorry, should be "COLLAR" not "COLOR" badge

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Postby sylvieK4 » 25 Jul 2002 18:37

Thanks Ogorek! That is a great picture.

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Postby Ogorek » 07 Aug 2002 17:37

Sylvie....
More stuff on E-Bay now, go to militaria, type in POLISH PHOTO in title section

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Postby sylvieK4 » 07 Aug 2002 18:21

Thanks again, Ogorek. I found a few more good pictures there.

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Postby Ogorek » 07 Aug 2002 20:22

No problem Sylvie.... I check E-Bay often, andkeep watching this thread, will CQ you when something shows up.

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Postby Ogorek » 28 Aug 2002 17:38

Sylvie.....

Real nice portrait photo of a sergeant on e-bay now.


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