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.
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.
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
Flight Sergeant Jozef Antoni Pudelko (P-781015) served as a pilot in the Polish Air Force 309 Squadron and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.
Flight Sergeant Klemens Adamowicz (P-780537) served as a pilot instructor in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.
Pawel Naftali Hirsz Kuflik
Flight Sergeant Pawel Naftali Hirsz Kuflik (P-794712) served as a navigator in the Polish Air Force and is buried in the Jewish Cemetery at Carnmoney.