RAF 315 Squadron in Northern Ireland
13th November 2018
RAF 315 Squadron was a Polish fighter squadron that operated in offensive and defensive roles throughout World War Two including time in Northern Ireland.
RAF 303 Squadron in Northern Ireland
12th November 2018
RAF 303 Squadron was an elite unit of Polish fighter pilots, officers, and ground crew who chalked up a record number of victories in the Battle of Britain.
Polish airmen tour factories in Northern Ireland
14th October 2018
In October 1943, a pair of Polish airmen made a tour of factories in Northern Ireland. They told employees of their time in Poland and desire to fight.
Henryk Andrzej Flegier
Sergeant Henryk Andrzej Flegier served in the Polish Air Force and was a member of RAF 315 Squadron who flew training exercises from Ballyhalbert, Co. Down.
Spitfire EP280 crash at RAF Ballyhalbert, Co. Down
5th September 2018
On 5th September 1943, the airfield at RAF Ballyhalbert, Co. Down was the site of the crash of Spitfire EP280. The Polish pilot escaped alive but injured.
Spitfire BL852 crash at RAF Ballyhalbert, Co. Down
8th July 2018
On 8th July 1943, Supermarine Spitfire BL852 belly-landed at RAF Ballyhalbert, Co. Down. The Polish pilot was Sergeant Malczewski of RAF 315 Squadron.
Sergeant Edward Lewandowski served in the Polish Air Force. He was a member of No. 6 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit operating from RAF Sydenham, Belfast.
Jozef Antoni Pudelko
Polish Flight Sergeant Jozef Antoni Pudelko (P-781015) served as a pilot with RAF 309 Squadron His grave is in Milltown Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.