[an error occurred while processing this directive] [an error occurred while processing this directive]
InfoPoland Poland on the Web
University at Buffalo
State University of New York
Annotated links to Poland-related information
a service of the Polish Academic Information Center
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
  NAVIGATION       Poland > >
Become an info-poland contributor
Links Size Comments
5,100 words Although Poland did not exist as a sovereign state at the time of the outbreak of World War 1, on the Eastern Front much of war was fought on Polish lands with resultant massive destruction and loss of life among the local population, not to mention that conscription led to Poles serving in the armies of the three powers active in this theater. Details of these military actions are detailed on the following webpages of the Western Front Association
1914, 20th August
1914, 26th - 30th August
1914, 9th - 14th September
1914, 28th September - 31st October
1914, 211th November - 6th December
1915, 7th - 21st February
1915, 1st May - 19th September
1916, 18th March
1916, 4th June - 20th September
1917, 1st - 19th July
1917, 1 September
    Battle of Gumbinnen
Battle of Tannenberg
First Battle of the Masurian Lakes
Warsaw Offensive
Battle of Lodz
Second Battle of the Masurian Lakes
Gorlice - Tarnow Offensive
Battle of Naroch Lake
Brusilov Offensive
Kerensky Offensive
Riga Offensive
960 words Text of a President Wilson's Fourteen Points, the 13th of which stipulated that an "independent Polish state should be erected which should include the territories inhabited by indisputably Polish populations, which should be assured a free and secure access to the sea."
1,340 words Text of a speech by Joseph Macielag detailing the recruitment in the United States, the training in Canada, and the military exploits in France and newly independent Poland of the Polish Blue Army, later known also as Haller's Army.
33 chapters
33,630 words
Text of The Experiences of an American Woman during the German Invasion by Laura de Gozdawa Turczynowicz. Published in 1916 by Grosset & Dunlap, New York
315 words An account of how, in the Spring of 1919, U.S. flyers formed a Polish squadron, named after Tadeusz Kosciuszko Squadron, and how they contributed to Poland's victory in its war with the Bolsheviks.
611 words Part 10 of A Brief History of Poland
762 of 3,352
In Indpendence Won and Lost, 1914-45 Part 5 of the Library of Congress: Country Study: Poland - Historical Setting Indpendence Gained and Lost
330 of 2,850
Part 5 of a History of Poland posted by the Polish Embassy in Lubjana
675 of 2,340
Part of Revolution and Rebirth Section 4 of The History of Poland
Report broken link: copy its title or url and click here Flag Polish flag   indicates link is to a website in Polish
To comment click here or to suggest another link click here Info about studying at the University at Buffalo


Info-Poland   |    art and culture   |    history   |    universities   |    studies   |    scholars   |    classroom   |    book chapters   |    sitemaps   |    users' comments