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The Polish Resistance, World War II

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Diagram, The Polish Underground, WWII

Poland’s Underground State (Click to enlarge).

[credit: War and Game]

I found this scan of a hierarchical diagram of Poland’s mechanics of government and resistance during the Second World War.  Surely, this was designed to assuage Poland’s allies that its resistance was a capable force against Axis powers.

(Note the second row on the right-and side, showing the swift movement of Justice:  Civil Courts->Verdict->Executions)

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Written by mitchellirons

July 15, 2008 at 12:40 pm

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  1. Hi, my name is Alina and I work for Georgetown University. We are doing a magazine feature article on Jan Karski and I am having a heck of a time tracking down the Polish Underground Infographic you have pictured here. Do you know the source of this image? I am hoping to find a high-res image that we can get permission to use.
    Thank you!

    alinatredeau

    June 5, 2013 at 12:28 pm


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