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Rola-Zymierski, Michal

Date of birth:
September 4th, 1890 (Krakow, Austro-Hungarian Empire)
Date of death:
October 15th, 1989 (Warsaw, Poland)
Buried on:
Cmentarz Wojskowy
Nationality:
Polish (1918-1945, IInd Republic)

Biography

Marshall of Poland Michal Rola-Zymierski was the supreme commander of the Polish People's Army during the Second World War.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Rank:
Porucznik (1st Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
1914
Kaiserlicher Orden der Eisernen Krone
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
1921
Medaille Interalliée de la Victoire 1914–1918
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1945
Orden Pobeda
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1945
Medal Zwyciestwa i Wolnosci 1945
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1946
Order Odrodzenia Polski - Krzyz Komandorski z Gwiazda
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1946
Medal Za Warszawe 1939-1945
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1945
Officier de l' Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari - Krzyz Wielki z Gwiazda
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1946
Krzyz Partyzancki
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Order Krzyza Grunwaldu 1st Class
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Medal Za Odre, Nyse i Baltyk
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1973
Orden Druzhby Narodov
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Orden narodnog heroja
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Yubileinaya medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Yubileinaya medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Yubileinaya medal
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Medal 10-lecia Polski Ludowej
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Medal Za Udzial w Walkach w Obronie Wladzy Ludowej
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Medal Rodla
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)

Gold version
Medal Za Zasługi dla Obronnosci Kraju
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Order Budowniczych Polski Ludowej
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1964
Order Sztandaru Pracy I klasy
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Marszalec Polski (Suppreme Commander)
Awarded on:
1945
Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945
Legion of Merit - Chief Commander (LoM - CC)

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