Monte Cassino Commemorative Cross (Krzyż Pamiątkowy Monte Cassino), Poland
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Monte Cassino Commemorative Cross (Krzyż Pamiątkowy Monte Cassino), No. 37070, presented to Kazimierz Mamnicki of the 8th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, 2nd Polish Corps, for participation in the Battle of Monte Cassino.
Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. In 1944, at the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German cities and industry.