50th anniversary of the third Silesian Uprising.
Rebels (photograph from 1921)
decorative label: monument in Katowice
The Silesian Insurgents Monument in Katowice with its three wings symbolise the three sequential uprisings in 1919, 1920 and 1921. The sculpture was created by sculptor Gustaw Zemla and architect Wojciech Zabłocki.
50 rocznica III powstania Śląskiego = 50th anniversary of the third Silesian Uprising.
The Silesian Insurgents Monument in Katowice is also depicted on Sheet 40 and Fischer 1629.
Find other Polish stamps commemorating the Silesian Uprisings
First Silesian Uprising (1919)
Second Silesian Uprising (1920)
Third Silesian Uprising (1921)
The Silesian Uprisings (by Anna Marcol at www.jfriends.com)
The Silesian Uprisings (www.us.edu.pl)