Defence of the post office in Gdańsk

Fischer 915 | Michel 1060 | Scott 819 | Year of issue 1958 | People's Republic of Poland

The 19th anniversary of the defence of the post office in Gdańsk. Germany invaded Poland in World War II at Westerplatte near Gdańsk.


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Armed post office employee in front of a mail box

Translations

Obrona Poczty Gdańskiej 1939 r(oku) = The defence of the Gdańsk post office in the year 1939.
Oni byli pierwszi = They were the first.

Relevant pages

Fischer 411 (7th anniversary of the defence of the post office in Gdańsk)
Fischer 2497 (Monument of the defenders of the Polish post office in Gdańsk)
Sheet 65 (Monument of the defenders of the Polish post office in Gdańsk)

Resources

History of Poland (1939-1945)
Polish September Campaign
Gdańsk
Westerplatte

First Day Cover


Fischer 915 FDC