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27 May

Replaced images in most pages of the Generalgouvernement section.

Rewrote the introduction page for stamps issued after the German occupation of Polish territory annexed by the Soviet Union (Ostland, Vilnius and Ukraine overprints), replaced images in the Ostland, Vilnius and Ukraine overprints pages in the German occupation section.

Added images to the Western Ukraine page in the Eastern Małopolska section.

26 May

Added/replaced images in the
Fischer 338D, 338F (Poland in ruins / Polish army in Great Britain),
Fischer 338Ł (The Polish army in foreign countries during World War II),
Fischer 338U (Warsaw Uprising),
Fischer 344-346 (KRN, PKWN and RTRP overprints),
Fischer 348-357 (Liberation of Polish cities),
Fischer 372 (Battle of Grunwald),
Fischer 498-500 (Universal Postal Union 75th anniversary),
Fischer 511 (Bolesław Bierut issue with frame),
Fischer 651-652 (World peace congress in Vienna 1952),
Fischer 775-776 (Kraków Days),
Fischer 830-832 (Warsaw monuments),
Fischer 851-853 (Ski sports in Poland),
Fischer 1630-1632 (Maria Skłodowska-Curie 100th birthday),
Fischer 1841-1848 (Bird game),
Fischer 3494-3496 (Saint Adalbert of Prague),
Fischer 3646 (Fryderyk Chopin),
Fischer 3824 (Maria Konopnicka 160th birthday)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

Renumbered Fischer catalogue Roman numbers according to Fischer catalogue 2004:
Fischer I-III (Silesian stamps),
Fischer IV (Goznak),
Fischer V-VI (Official stamps),
Fischer VII-XIX (Hitler),
Fischer XX (Polskie Termopile Westerplatte),
Fischer XXI-XXII (Dove of peace / Bolesław Bierut),
Fischer XXIII (Lenin without Lenin inscribed),
Fischer XXIV-XXV (Zenon Jankowski),
Fischer XXVI (Grzegorz Korczyński)
Fischer XXVII-XXVIII (Paintings of Polish rulers Part 5)

25 May

Added/replaced images in the
Fischer 619-621 (Meeting of young pioneers),
Fischer 622-624 (Our constitution),
Fischer 1022-1029 (Summer Olympics in Rome),
Fischer 1074-1076 (Polish press),
Fischer 1115-1116 (Third Silesian Uprising),
Fischer 1132-1133 (Insects),
Fischer 1144-1148 (20th PPR anniversary),
Fischer 1177-1188 (Protected flowers),
Fischer 1209-1214 (Janusz Korczak),
Fischer 1216-1221 (Fairy tales),
Fischer 1257-1262 (World fencing championship),
Fischer 1263-1266 (Famous Poles Part 3),
Fischer 1267-1269 (Second joint space flight),
Fischer 1277-1284 (Polish People's Army),
Fischer 1285 (Day of the stamp 1963),
Fischer 1567-1568 (Day of the stamp 1966),
Fischer 1659-1660 (Tadeusz Kościuszko),
Fischer 1697-1698 (Poster art biennial),
Fischer 1945-1949 (Polish decorative papercuts),
Fischer 2251-2252 (Polish airmail 50 years),
Fischer 2262-2264 (Day of the stamp 1975),
Fischer 2533 (Seals with coats of arms),
Fischer 2985 (New Year's Day 1988),
Fischer 3020 (Four-year Sejm 200 years),
Fischer XXVI (Grzegorz Korczyński),
Fischer 3170 (Battle of Legnica 750 years)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

Edited the Fischer 1012-1021 (Folk costumes Part 2) page in the Polish postage stamps section.

23 May

Added/replaced images in the
Fischer 810-812 (World deaf chess championship 1956),
Fischer 812-814 (Winter sports for students),
Fischer 820-821 (9th Peace Race),
Fischer 822-825 (Hiking in Poland),
Fischer 826-829 (Renaissance year overprints),
Fischer 833-834 (Polish-Soviet friendship),
Fischer 837-839 (International museum week),
Fischer 849 (Elżbieta Krzezińska-Duńska's 6,35 meter jump),
Fischer 850 (Silesian postman),
Fischer 854-856 (United Nations Organisation),
Fischer 859 (Stylised airplane with envelope),
Fischer 860-862 (Youth fencing championship),
Fischer 881-883 (Fire brigade),
Fischer 886-887 (October revolution 40 years),
Fischer 888 (Karol Libelt),
Fischer 896 (Jan Amos Komensky),
Fischer 900 (Horseman with stylised airplane),
Fischer 918 (400th anniversary of Polish postage),
Fischer 935-939 (Airplane over towns and landscapes),
Fischer 956 (Polish Philatelists Union 65 years),
Fischer 967-968 (Esperanto congress),
Fischer 979-980 (Polish-Chinese friendship),
Fischer 983-985 (Satellites),
Fischer 986-987 (1000 schools for 1000 years Poland),
Fischer 988-993 (Great scientists),
Fischer 1004-1006 (Fryderyk Chopin),
Fischer 1022-1029 (Summer Olympic Games in Rome),
Fischer 1033 (Philatelic exhibition Polska '60),
Fischer 1041 (Wit Stwosz altar minisheet),
Fischer 1077-1080 (Winter Spartakiad)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

Corrected a tyographic error in the Fischer 3478 (sheet 114: World Post Day 1996) page in the Polish postage stamps section.

19 May

Added/replaced images in the
Fischer 712-714 (Glider in clouds),
Fischer 715-720 (Airplane over historic buildings),
Fischer 730-731 (Ivan Michurin),
Fischer 737-739 (Fryderyk Chopin),
Fischer 769-770 (Polish-Soviet Treaty),
Fischer 771-772 (8th Peace Race 1955),
Fischer 773-774 (Poznań trade fair 1955),
Fischer 775-776 (The Kraków Days),
Fischer 775-777 (The Kraków Days),
Fischer 778-783 (International youth festival),
Fischer 786-787 (Tatra Rally),
Fischer 790-795 (International youth-sport festival),
Fischer 798-801 (Recovered west territories),
Fischer 802-803 (Year of the 1905 revolution),
Fischer 808-809 (Trade union for teachers)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

17 May

Added/replaced images in the
Fischer 622-623 (Our constitution),
Fischer 624-625 (Ludwik Waryński's Proletariat),
Fischer 626-628 (Electric power plant in Jaworzno),
Fischer 629-631 (Historic buildings in Pieniny),
Fischer 632-634 (The day of Polish aviation in 1952),
Fischer 635 (Victor Hugo),
Fischer 636 (Avicenna),
Fischer 639 (Six-Years Plan: mining - 15 Groszy surcharge),
Fischer 640 (Henryk Sienkiewicz),
Fischer 641-642 (Assault on the Winter Palace),
Fischer 643-644 (Vladimir Lenin),
Fischer 645-646 (The day of the Polish miners),
Fischer 647-648 (Henryk Wieniawski violin players competition),
Fischer 649-650 (Car factory in Żeran),
Fischer 651-652 (World peace congress in Vienna, Austria),
Fischer 653-654 (Battle of Stalingrad),
Fischer 655-656 (Truck factory in Lublin),
Fischer 657-658 (Karl Marx),
Fischer 659-660 (Labour Day),
Fischer 667-668 (Mikołaj Kopernik),
Fischer 673-675 (World student congress),
Fischer 676-677 (World student congress - airmail issues),
Fischer 678-679 (Health service),
Fischer 680-682 (Polish People's Army),
Fischer 683-685 (Renaissance year),
Fischer 686-688 (Rebuilding Warsaw),
Fischer 693-695 (Child education and school),
Fischer 696-698 (Winter sports),
Fischer 1201 (Sheet 25 Fight against malaria),
Fischer 2215 (30th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz),
Fischer 2683 (Maximilian Kolbe)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

15 May

Added/replaced images to the
Fischer 234 (Józef Piłsudski),
Fischer 419 (Emil Zegadłowicz),
Fischer 441-442 (Goznak overprints for airmail),
Fischer 450-453 (People's Spring),
Fischer 454 (5th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising),
Fischer 456-458 (Bicycle Tour of Poland),
Fischer 466 (Youth conference),
Fischer 468 (Philatelic congress in Toruń),
Fischer 482-484 (Working class congress XII.1948),
Fischer 489-491 (Fight for freedom and democracy),
Fischer 495-497 (5th Anniversary of the July manifesto),
Fischer 533-540 (Bolesław Bierut - Groszy value in top left corner),
Fischer 546 (Women's League congress),
Fischer 547 (Jarosław Dąbrowski and the Paris Commune),
Fischer 548 (Dove of peace overprint),
Fischer 549 (Labour Day),
Fischer 554 (Young communist pioneers),
Fischer 556-561 (Polish science congress),
Fischer 562 (Feliks Dzierżyński),
Fischer 563-565 (Bolesław Bierut, industry and agriculture),
Fischer 566(World youth festival in Berlin),
Fischer 567 (Bolesław Bierut 45 gr overprint),
Fischer 568 (Polish Spartakiad),
Fischer 569-570 (Joseph Stalin),
Fischer 571-572 (Chopin and Moniuszko),
Fischer 581-582 (Six-Years Plan: electroindustry),
Fischer 583-585 (Polish Worker's Party),
Fischer 586-587 (International day of the woman),
Fischer 588-589 (Karol Świerczewski),
Fischer 590-593 (Airplanes),
Fischer 598-599 (Labour Day),
Fischer 600 (Józef Ignacy Kraszewski),
Fischer 601-602 (Maria Konopnicka),
Fischer 603-604 (Hugo Kołłątaj),
Fischer 605-606 (Six-Years Plan: house building / electro-industry 15 Groszy surcharge),
Fischer 609 (Nikolai Gogol),
Fischer 610-611 (Wierzbica cement factory),
Fischer 616-618 (The day of the shipyard worker),
Fischer 661-663 (6th Peace Race)
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.

14 May

Replaced images in the
Fischer 20-29 (Second Lublin issues),
Fischer 30-53 (Kraków issues),
Fischer 144-163 (Silesia issues),
Fischer 172-181 (Eagle on a large baroque shield 10,000-2,000,000 Mk),
Fischer 205-215 (Historic buildings / sailboat),
Fischer 234 (Józef Piłsudski),
Fischer 240 (Henryk Sienkiewicz),
Fischer 270-272 (St.Mary's altar / Eagle / Vienna overprints),
Fischer 303-304 (Ignacy Mościcki),
Fischer 375-376 (Goznak overprints),
pages in the Polish postage stamps section.