Wladyslaw Anders, Lieutenant General, Polish Army, for exceptionally
meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the
United States and the Allied Nations in Italy from October 1943 to July
Wladyslaw Anders, Lieutenant General, Polish Army, for exceptionally
Anders brilliantly led his men in the final overwhelming drive that resulted
meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the in
the retreat of the German Army from the strongly defended Cassino.
United States and the Allied Nations in Italy from October 1943 to July
This point of stubborn resistance was captured when General Anders
1944.  As Commanding General of the Second Polish Corps, General
guided his troops in a coordinated and inspired Allied drive into the
bitterly contested vantage point of the enemy.  Later, continuing in the
eastern sector of Italy on the Adriatic coast, General Anders again led his
men in the capture of the important port of Ancona. The outstanding
leadership and tactical ability displayed by General Anders were primary
contributions to the success of Allied Forces in the Italian Campaign.

                                                 
President Roosevelt Speech Polish Army
Speech by President Roosevelt
after the Battle for Ancona
was won by the II Polish Corps
2nd Polish Corps in Italy 1944
P O L I S H
G R E A T N E S S
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