Polish Cavalry - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jim Przedzienkowski
    • 03.11.12 | 20:06 (IST)

    The notion that Polish cavalry charged German tanks in September of 1939, while utterly false, has found a seemingly permanent place in the annals of military history. While some will always use the myth to illustrate recklessness and ineptitude in battle, others will see it as a timeless act of martial valour. One thing that remains certain however is that the myth will not be laid to rest any time in the near future.

    from the article: A miracle man no longer
    First published 04:21 02.11.12 | Last updated 04:21 02.11.12
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