ww2dbaseA professor at the University of Alaska Southeast, John is the author or co-author of many books including Community of Strangers, A Traveller's History of Poland, and The Eagle and the Cross. In 1998, he received the Cavalier's Cross of the Order of Merit from the President of the Republic of Poland.
|Person: Francis Gabreski||3 Mar 2021Â|
|Ship: Stephen Hopkins||24 Feb 2021Â|
|Person: Krystyna Skarbek||22 Mar 2017Â|
|Event: Operation Kutschera||24 Dec 2016Â|
|Book Review: At War on the Gothic Line: Fighting in Italy, 1944-45||12 Oct 2016Â|
|Other: Wojtek the Soldier Bear||15 Apr 2016Â|
|Person: Jerzy Iwanow-Szajnowicz||11 Apr 2016Â|
|Person: Matthew Urban||6 Apr 2016Â|
|Book Review: No Greater Ally||17 Apr 2012Â|
|Event: Invasion of Poland||23 Jul 2006Â|
|Person: Stanislaw Maczek||4 Feb 2006Â|
|Event: Warsaw Ghetto Uprising||1 Feb 2006Â|
|Event: Warsaw Uprising||31 Jan 2006Â|
|Event: Katyn Massacre and Related Atrocities||29 Jan 2006Â|
|Person: WÅ‚adysÅ‚aw Sikorski||21 Dec 2005Â|
|Ship: Orzel||11 Nov 2005Â|
Timeline ContributionsJohn Radzilowski has also contributed 20 entries in the WW2 Timeline. A small sample of his timeline contributions is shown below.Â» 24 Aug 1943: Francis Gabreski scored his first aerial victory over Dreux, France, shooting down a German Fw 190 aircraft.
Â» 8 Jul 1951: Francis Gabreski, flying an F-86 fighter, scored his first aerial victory in a jet fighter in Korea, shooting down a North Korean MiG-15 fighter.
Â» 25 Aug 1919: Matthew Urbanowicz was born in Buffalo, New York, United States.
Â» 1 Apr 1952: Francis Gabreski scored his fifth aerial victory in a jet fighter in Korea, shooting down a Chinese MiG fighter.
Â» 18 Dec 1941: Jerzy Iwanow-Szajnowicz was betrayed by an associate and arrested by the Gestapo in Greece.
Â» 31 Jan 2002: Francis Gabreski passed away from a heart attack at the Huntington Hospital in Huntington, New York, United States.
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