The official AHF Poland quiz thread

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Tobiasz » 11 Dec 2009 12:21

Yes, it is destroyer, now ship -museum ORP "Błyskawica". Your turn pst59.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 11 Dec 2009 18:51

What kind of driving (or thruster/propeller) was on river cannon boat ORP Zuchwała and ORP Zawzięta

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 24 Dec 2009 18:55

Because nobody have answered, I'll to ask new question.
What's the name of the border guard cutter which escaped from Hel to Sweden on 2nd October 1939?

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by AVV » 24 Dec 2009 19:59

Good evening, pst59!

Well, this question is much easier. :)
This cutter was Batory.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 24 Dec 2009 20:56

Yes, you're right Aleks
Your turn.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by AVV » 25 Dec 2009 14:26

Thanks!

Let's continue naval topic. What ship is shown on this photo?

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 29 Dec 2009 11:14

It was ORP Iskra .

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by AVV » 29 Dec 2009 16:43

Good evening, Piotr!

Correct. :)
Over to you!

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 31 Dec 2009 00:34

Next question.
In polish artillery in 1939 was a cannon named "120 mm armata wz.78/09/31"
Pleas explain what does every part of description 78/09/31 means.
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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Musashi » 06 Jan 2010 02:37

A French 120 mm gun model 1878 installed on a mount of a Russian 6-inch howitzer model 1909 in 1931.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by pst59 » 06 Jan 2010 17:21

Correct.
It's your turn.
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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Musashi » 10 Jan 2010 10:36

It took me a few days to think about a good question...
It might be easy for the Polish users so please give a chance to foreign users first.

Who was a real commander of Westerplatte defence?

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Musashi » 14 Jan 2010 00:30

OK, it's time for the Polish members.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Tobiasz » 14 Jan 2010 13:46

Official commander,mjr Henryk Sucharski get 02.09. 1939 got a nervous attack. Since then commander of defence was his deputy, captain Franciszek Dąbrowski.

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Re: The official AHF Poland quiz thread

Post by Musashi » 14 Jan 2010 13:50

Very good answer and your turn.

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