TracesOfWar needs your help! We miss photos of important sights in the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Germany. Submit your photos to input@tracesofwar.com and it will be published!

Drzewiecki, Jan

Date of birth:
August 5th, 1921 (Krakow/Lesser Poland, Poland)
Date of death:
March 8th, 2001 (Warsaw/Mazowieckie, Poland)
Buried on:
Cmentarz Wojskowy
Nationality:
Polish (1918-1939, IInd Republic)

Biography

Brigadier General Jan Drzewiecki fought in the Red Army and the Polish Forces in the East during the Second World War.

Do you have more information about this person? Inform us!

Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945
Order Krzyza Grunwaldu 3rd Class
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945
Order Odrodzenia Polski - Krzyz Kawalerski
Awarded on:
1958
Order Odrodzenia Polski - Krzyz Oficerski
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945
Znak Pamiatkowa 1WDP
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)

Bras, silver and gold versions.
Medal Sily Zbrojne w Sluzbie Ojczyzny
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)

Brass version
Medal Za Zasługi dla Obronnosci Kraju

Sources

  • Photo: Wikimedia Commons
  • - Janusz Królikowski, Generałowie i admirałowie Wojska Polskiego 1943-1990 t. I:A-H, Toruń 2010, s. 349-351.

Photos