Poland's Forgotten Hero?

Poland's Forgotten Hero? P. A. Ney/TFN

An in-depth profile of Poland's forgotten war hero, General Stanisław Maczek, with Polish Military Historian Jenny Grant.

Discover the remarkable true story of the hero who escaped Poland's borders on false papers and embarked on an extraordinary odyssey to fight on against Nazism - whilst having his citizenship stripped by his own countrymen in post-war Poland.

From the September Campaign in '39 to the Battle of Falaise Gap and beyond, even ordinary Poles tend to forget the contribution of this extraordinary character.