Marowski, Jan

Nationality:
Polish

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
24th Polish Lancers Regiment, 10th Armoured Cavalry Brigade, 1st Polish Armoured Division, British Army
Awarded on:
February 12th, 1945
"As A.A. & QMG. this officer took an active part in all the Battles & successes of the Division from Caen to Breda, due to his energy & initiative, personal courage & gallantry at critical moments.

The Division was able to achieve its operational aims & it was very largely due to Major Marowski that the unit never lacked anything.

In particular he was outstanding personally during the pursuit from the Seine to Holland, for the last six months he has been working in a Lieutenant Colonel's capacity & 1 strongly recommend he be awarded the O.B.E. & ask especially for this Decoration".
Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
Royal Decree no. 63

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