WESTERPLATTE - HEROISM SYMBOL
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It was 4:45 in the morning, on September 1st, 1939. It was still dark, and just prior to the crack of dawn, when Schleswig Holstein - A German battleship started to bombard the Polish army base in Westerplatte. It was the first shots fired at the start of the 2nd World War. Now, there is a monument, and historic path, through the ruins of the fortification. This also includes the view on the bay o...