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Members of the Zoska battalion of the Armia Krajowa stand atop a German tank captured during the 1944 Warsaw Uprising.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 80911

Members of the Zoska battalion of the Armia Krajowa stand atop a German tank captured during the 1944 Warsaw Uprising.

The tank was used by the battalion during its capture of the Gesiowka concentration camp.

The woman pictured sitting on the tank has been identified as Bohdana "Czarna" Kraszewska (later Kraszewska-Domanska), who was a liaison officer in the Warsaw Uprising and tookan active part in the resistance throughout the war.

Date
1944 August 02
Locale
Warsaw, Poland
Variant Locale
Warszawa
Varshava
Warschau
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Juliusz Bogdan Deczkowski
 
Record last modified: 2022-03-08 00:00:00
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