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Anders, Karol

Date of birth:
September 8th, 1893 (Krosniewice-Blonie/Kingdom of Poland, Russian Empire)
Date of death:
July 4th, 1971 (Penley/Wales, United Kingdom)
Buried on:
Welford Road Cemetery
Nationality:
Polish (1918-1939, IInd Republic)

Biography

Colonel Karol Anders was a veteran of the Polish-Soviet War. He was captured by German forces in September 1939.

Promotions:
1 June 1919: Ritmeister/captain
1 December 1924: Major
19 March 1937: Lieutenant Colonel
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Period:
Polish-Soviet War (1919-1921)
Rank:
Rotmistrz (Captain)
Awarded on:
1921

No. 4427
Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari - Krzyz Srebrny
Period:
Polish-Soviet War (1919-1921)
Rank:
Rotmistrz (Captain)
Awarded on:
1921
Krzyz Walecznych
Rank:
Podpulkownik (Lieutenant-colonel)
Awarded on:
November 11th, 1937
Krzyz Zaslugi in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Pulkownik (Colonel)

No. 109
Order Virtuti Militari Gold Cross

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