Hess, Kazimierz J.

Date of birth:
December 2nd, 1922 (Tomaszów Mazowiecki, Poland)
Date of death:
December 9th, 1999 (New York City, United States)
Buried on:
Polish Veteran Cemetery Our Lady of Czestochowa
Nationality:
Polish

Biography

Rank: Commander

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
kpt. mar.
Unit:
O.R.P. Piorun, Polish Navy
Awarded on:
February 26th, 1942
The King has lately been graciously pleased to approve the following awards to officers and men of the Polish Navy for their good services in the sinking of the “Bismarck” :— Distinguished Service Cross to Lieutenant-Commander Kazimierz Hess, Polish Navy, O.R.P. “Piorun”.
Admiralty Fleet Order *843.—Awards to Officers and Men of the Polish Navy (H. & A. 162/41.—26.2.1942.)

Distinguished Service Cross (DSC)

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