Corporal Josef Wisniewski

 

Unit : Engineer Company, 1st Polish Independent Parachute Brigade Group

Awards : Military Medal

 

On the 21st September this NCO dropped with a group of the 1st Polish Parachute Brigade Group North-West of Eist. During the fighting round Driel on the 22nd September he displayed great personal gallantry in repulsing continued attacks by the enemy against his unit. During these attacks he was wounded, but in spite of his wounds he continued to display outstanding courage and was an example to all the other troops in his area.

 

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