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Army Records

Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum, London
The archives of the Sikorski Institute in London are available here. It has an online collection of a large range of documents available here. You can also visit the museum. Opening hours are shown on the web site.
20 Princes Gate
London SW7 1PT
Phone: +44 20 7589 9249

The Polish Underground Movement Study Trust, London
This museum holds records of Polish underground army, including personal files of army personnel who parachuted into Poland to work with the resistance (cichociemni). They have some materials available online, or you can visit the museum. Opening hours are shown on the web site
11 Leopold Road
London W5 3PB
Phone: +44 20 8992 6057

UK Ministry of Defence
The UK MoD hold records of Polish servicemen and women serving alongside the Allies during the war.
You can request copies of documents by contacting:
Margaret Goddard
APC Polish Enquiries
Building 60
RAF Northolt,
West End Road
Middlesex HA4 6NG
Phone: +44 208 833 8603

List of children’s essays
Children in schools in the Middle East were encouraged to write about their deportation. These essays are available in the Hoover Institute. They are also available in electronic form.

Instructions on use of these archives are available here.

Polish Airforce in Great Britain list
A complete list of personnel of the Polish Air Force in Great Britain 1940-1947.

German Prisoner of War archive
This Instytut Pamieci Narodowej database contains information of Prisoners of War and people forced to work in Germany.

French military records
Bureau Central des Archives Administratives Militaires
Caserne Bernadotte
64023 Pau

German army records

German war dead records

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