Matrix Games Forums

Deal of the Week: Command Ops goes half price!New Fronts are opening up for Commander: The Great WarCharacters of World War 1Sign of for the Pike and Shot Beta!More Games are Coming to Steam! Return to the Moon on October 31st! Commander: The Great War iPad Wallpapers Generals of the Great WarDeal of the Week Panzer CorpsNew Strategy Titles Join the Family
Forums  Register  Login  Photo Gallery  Member List  Search  Calendars  FAQ 

My Profile  Inbox  Address Book  My Subscription  My Forums  Log Out

1 september 72 years ago.

 
View related threads: (in this forum | in all forums)

Logged in as: Guest
Users viewing this topic: none
  Printable Version
All Forums >> [General] >> General Discussion >> 1 september 72 years ago. Page: [1]
Login
Message << Older Topic   Newer Topic >>
1 september 72 years ago. - 9/1/2011 2:20:52 PM   
aciddrinker


Posts: 127
Joined: 2/22/2008
From: Poland
Status: offline
Westerplatte
Gdańsk/Danzig
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o386vD1wt9o&feature=related
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWBn5f8nJ2Q
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZyK8hqmgpXY

_____________________________

[image] http://eveboard.com/ub/91006995-2.png[/image]
Kill Board
Post #: 1
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/1/2011 2:49:30 PM   
ilovestrategy


Posts: 3628
Joined: 6/11/2005
From: San Diego
Status: offline
Sept 1st, 21 years ago, I got married. Where did the time go?

_____________________________

After 16 years, Civ II still has me in it's clutches LOL!!!
Now CIV IV has me in it's evil clutches!

(in reply to aciddrinker)
Post #: 2
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/1/2011 4:37:40 PM   
Perturabo


Posts: 2261
Joined: 11/17/2007
Status: offline
:salute:

_____________________________

Without social solidarity manifested in the form of welfare state, people inhabiting one territory are a non-nation of mortal enemies engaged in competition for survival.

(in reply to ilovestrategy)
Post #: 3
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/1/2011 6:03:27 PM   
carnifex


Posts: 1295
Joined: 7/1/2002
From: Latitude 40° 48' 43N Longtitude 74° 7' 29W
Status: offline
Grandpa: "Well, we sure made a good living here in Brazil."
Grandma: "Yes, we sure did, buying that mill was a good idea."
Grandpa: "Let's sell everything and go back to Poland."
Grandma: "We'll buy a mill there as well, and we'll build a bakery next to it."
...
Grandpa: "That construction is coming along just great!"
Grandma: "When are we going to open for business?"
Grandpa: "Soon, we'll have a grand opening on the 1st of September I think."


Great timing, eh?


(in reply to Perturabo)
Post #: 4
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/1/2011 9:30:33 PM   
doomtrader


Posts: 5320
Joined: 7/22/2008
From: Poland
Status: offline
Unfortunately, Poland was forced to face 2 of the strongest armies of that times, and get lost in about a month. But never surrendered.

Gloria Victis

(in reply to carnifex)
Post #: 5
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/2/2011 1:02:56 AM   
Greybriar


Posts: 605
Joined: 2/9/2007
Status: offline
A nation fighting against impossible odds. What treachery Poland experienced during World War II! I hope nothing like that ever happens again.

_____________________________

This war is not about slavery. --Robert E. Lee

(in reply to aciddrinker)
Post #: 6
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/2/2011 4:03:31 AM   
H Gilmer

 

Posts: 541
Joined: 7/1/2011
Status: offline
The land of my ancestors. So much pride and so much tragedy. I had a man from Poland drop by my office. He worked for a company that builds office chairs in Canada. He said, "Your name? You're from Poland?" I said, "No, my grandparents were from Poland." He told me I need to visit. I hope I get to do so one day before I can't travel anymore.

(in reply to Greybriar)
Post #: 7
RE: 1 september 72 years ago. - 9/2/2011 6:54:08 PM   
warspite1


Posts: 17173
Joined: 2/2/2008
From: England
Status: offline
I am glad some of us have not forgotten

The Polish air force War Memorial in North London




Attachment (1)

< Message edited by warspite1 -- 9/2/2011 7:40:43 PM >


_____________________________

England expects that every man will do his duty - Horatio Nelson 1805.




(in reply to aciddrinker)
Post #: 8
Page:   [1]
All Forums >> [General] >> General Discussion >> 1 september 72 years ago. Page: [1]
Jump to:





New Messages No New Messages
Hot Topic w/ New Messages Hot Topic w/o New Messages
Locked w/ New Messages Locked w/o New Messages
 Post New Thread
 Reply to Message
 Post New Poll
 Submit Vote
 Delete My Own Post
 Delete My Own Thread
 Rate Posts


Forum Software © ASPPlayground.NET Advanced Edition 2.4.5 ANSI

0.073