Warsaw Uprising papers saved from skip

The documents which have been described as being of “huge historical value” include Tyrajski’s personal documents from the occupation, and original examples of newspapers published by insurgents during the fighting. Mateusz Marek/PAP

We go on the trail of a number of important Uprising documents found in a Warsaw rubbish skip…

We’ve all thrown away something by accident. But this time, a huge number of documents which once belonged to Warsaw Uprising veteran Eugeniusz Tyrajski have been rescued from a skip.

In this episode of The Debrief we speak to TFN history buff Stuart Dowell, who gives us the background story.

Read the full story HERE.