Orders, Decorations and Medals of Poland
Links and Other References
Kris Duzniak, Lukasz Gaszewski (if he doesn't know about a Polish medal, nobody does!), Ed Haynes, Michael J. Riley, and Yuri Yashnev for pictures generously shared.
President of Poland - Ordery i odznaczenia
David Devine - Rusty Knight's Place: Polish Medals
Kris Duzniak - Polish Medals (Archived February 2012)
Lukasz Gaszewski - Orders and Decorations of Poland - excellent collection of information about Polish orders, decorations and medals from 1918 to the present day.
Lukasz Gaszewski - Ribbons of the Republic of Poland 1918-1945
Lukasz Gaszewski - Ribbons of People's Poland, 1944-89
Lukasz Gaszewski - Ribbons of the Polish Republic, 1990-date
Vladimir Kiryushin - ПОЛЬША. НАГРАДНАЯ СИСТЕМА. ХХ ВЕК [Poland's Reward System in the 20th Century]
Jean-Paul LeBlanc - Medals of Poland (Archived July 2014)
Andre Mongeon - Polish Medals and Militaria - comprehensive coverage of Second Republic, Second World War and People's Republic eras of Polish medallic history.
Jeremy Newman - Jeremy's Medals: Poland
Stefan Oberleitner - Ordery i odznaczenia polski - fine images from all eras of Polish history (Archived January 2014)
Ilja Repetski - World Awards: Poland
Eric Semon - Décorations Polonaises
Sven Vik - World Orders and Medals: Poland
Mario Volpe - Tavole ordini POLONIA
Wikipedia - Orders, Decorations and Medals of Poland
MedalBook - Poland
Ball, R.W.D., and Peters, P. (1994) Military Medals, Decorations & Orders of the United States & Europe: A photographic study to the beginning of WW2. Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
Barac, B. (2016) Reference Catalogue Orders, Medals and Decorations of the World: Part 1V Gold Book (P-Z). OBOL, Zagreb
Gaszewski, L. (2007) 'Order of the Military Cross - a New Polish Award' Journal of the Orders and Medals Society of America 58(3): 20-25.
Gaszewski, L. (2008) 'New Military Awards of Poland' Journal of the Orders and Medals Society of America 59(1): 13-20.
Gaszewski, L. (2011) 'Long-Service Awards for the Armed Forces in Poland' Journal of the Orders and Medals Society of America 62(2): 23-31.
Hieronymussen, P. (1967) Orders, Medals and Decorations of Britain and Europe London, Blandford.
Jakubowski,P., and Tabaszewski, R.K. (Eds) (2014) Ordery i odznaczenia w III RP: Wybrane zagadnienia prawno-ustrojowe Lublin, Wydawnictwo KUL.
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