Pomnik Powstania Warszawskiego

Pomnik Powstania Warszawskiego, Warszawa, Poland

The Pomnik Powstania Warszawskiego or Warsaw Uprising Monument is a memorial in Warszawa, Poland, located close to the Stare miasto, opposite to the Pałac Krasińskich. Poland was occupied by Nazi Germany between 1939 and 1945. In 1943 there was an uprising of Jews within the Warszawa ghetto – which is not to be confused with the uprising of the Polish army in 1944 which is commemorated by this memorial. Continue reading “Pomnik Powstania Warszawskiego”