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

Location Former Polish War Cemetery Friedrichshain

In May 1945, a war cemetery was established in the Volkspark Friedrichshain. Polish soldiers of the 1st Polish Army who fell in the Battle of Berlin were buried here. After the war, all burials were relocated at the Siekierki war cemetery.

A memorial dedicated to the Polish soldiers and German anti-fascists is standing here these days.

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


Related books

The Polish Army 1939–45
Soviet Casualties and Combat Losses in the Twentieth Century
Berlin 1945