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02.08.2021

The IPN's leadership honouring Warsaw Uprising heroes and victims

The IPN's Deputy Presidents commemorating the Warsaw Uprising general image

Commemoration of the Warsaw Uprising began on 29 July with laying the cornerstone for the Memorial Hall at the Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery. The IPN was represented by Mateusz Szpytma. At the "W" Hour on 1 August, the IPN’s Deputy President laid flowers at the "Grey Ranks" momument and a memorial to Warsaw residents deported to concentration camps and murdered there. He also accompanied President Karol Nawrocki at the mound in the Wola Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery, where ashes of over 50,000 murdered Warsaw residents were collected.

 

 

  • The ceremony of laying the cornerstone for the Memorial Hall at the Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery
    The ceremony of laying the cornerstone for the Memorial Hall at the Warsaw Insurgents Cemetery
  • Mateusz Szpytma commemorating Warsaw residents deported to concentration camps
    Mateusz Szpytma commemorating Warsaw residents deported to concentration camps amps Mateusz Szpytma commemorating Warsaw residents deported to concentration camps
  • The IPN's Deputy President Mateusz Szpytma paying tribute to murdered Warsaw residents
    The IPN's Deputy President Mateusz Szpytma paying tribute to murdered Warsaw residents

 

 

On the eve of the Uprising outbreak anniversary, the IPN’s Deputy President Krzysztof Szwagrzyk took part in the commemorative ceremony in the Krasiński Square, and the next day, paid tribute to the defenders of Warsaw power plant.

 

 

  • Warsaw Uprising commemoration in the Krasiński Square
    Warsaw Uprising commemoration in the Krasiński Square
  • Warsaw Uprising commemoration in the Krasiński Square
    Warsaw Uprising commemoration in the Krasiński Square
  • Tribute to Warsaw power plant defenders
    Tribute to Warsaw power plant defenders

 

 

On 1 August, Deputy President Karol Polejowski, Deputy Head of the President’s office Adrianna Garnik, and Head of the IPN’s Office for Commemoration of Struggle and Martyrdom Adam Siwek laid flowers at the Monument to the Polish Underground State and Home Army. Mr. Polejowski also laid flowers on the grave of general Antoni Chruściel, CO of the Warsaw Insurgents.

 

 

  • Warsaw Uprising commemoration at the Monument to the Polish Underground State and Home Army
    Warsaw Uprising commemoration at the Monument to the Polish Underground State and Home Army
  • Warsaw Uprising commemoration at the Monument to the Polish Underground State and Home Army
    Warsaw Uprising commemoration at the Monument to the Polish Underground State and Home Army
  • Karol Polejowski laying flowers on the grave of general Antoni Chruściel, CO of the Warsaw Insurgents
    Karol Polejowski laying flowers on the grave of general Antoni Chruściel, CO of the Warsaw Insurgents

 


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