Warsaw - Bombed Out

Warsaw - Bombed Out Tragedies and Triumphs Disasters Famous Historical Events Geography World History World War II

After Hitler's forces finished their vindictive attack on Warsaw - following the Home Army's resistance between August and September of 1944 - the city became a sea of rubble.

This image depicts Warsaw in January of 1945. At left-center we see the remains of Old Town's Market Place.  A once-thriving area of Warsaw was reduced to utter ruin.

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Image of Warsaw, after Hitler's order to destroy the city, online courtesy Wikimedia Commons.



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