Aug 22, 2004, 2:30 pm:
Soldier's Day celebration at the Polish Home
An anniversary of the
victorious Battle of Warsaw, Aug 15, 1920, is the official holiday for
the armed forces in
and a day to celebrate Polish military traditions. Polish Home invited
to a commemorating program At the
Fireplace featuring patriotic songs and poetry organized by
B. Strutynski and to a meeting with the WWII veterans from our
community. Cdr. M. Bialowski Benett, Lt. A.
Byrski, Lt. J.
Friedrych, Maj. A. Herbst and Maj. A.
Tomalik shared their experience with the
younger generations. The event included an exhibit about the veterans,
including late Cdr. W. Pacewicz, prepared by
K. Poraj-Kuczewski as well as a slide presentation about them prepared
by V. Kaczynski. A traditional Polish dinner was prepared by the Ladies