End of World War II

Fischer 1857-1858 | Michel 1999 and 2000 | Scott 1736 | Year of issue 1970 | People's Republic of Poland

The 25th anniversary of the end of World War II and of the recovery of Polish territory east of the Oder (Odra) and Neisse (Nysa) rivers.

1857
1858
Polish and Soviet soldiers near
the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin
Flower with Piast eagle,
the coats of arms of
Opole, Wrocław, Zielona Góra, Szczecin,
Koszalin, Gdańsk and Olsztyn

Translations

XXV rocznica zwycięstwa nad faszyzmem = The 25th anniversary of the victory over fascism.
25 lat zjednoczenia z macierzą = 25 years of the unification of the motherland.

Relevant pages

Find other Polish stamps commemorating the recovery of territories.
Find other Polish stamps depicting the Polish eagle.

Resources

World War II
History of Poland (1939-1945)
History of Poland (1945-1989)
Recoverred territories
Oder-Neisse line
Fascism
Brandenburg Gate
Berlin
Piast
Coat of arms of Poland
Opole
Zielona Góra
Szczecin
Koszalin
Gdańsk
Olsztyn