WAS POLAND'S WAR - And for its grand finale,
Poland defeats the Third Reich WINNING EVERY BATTLE.
revealing the audacious tenacity and fearless
determination of honorable Polish soldiers!
The Polish 2nd
Corps had made a uniquely special contribution
in the war against Hitler's Germany. It was their unique battlefield
impact that couldn't be made by any of the other Allied nations.
It was the PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECT that
they had on tired and
battle-worn, guilty German troops.
In 1939, Germany had been guilty of outrageous immoral
in Poland. In 1944 the debut of General Anders' noble Polish troops
infect the western battlefield
with psychological attrition, the effect
of guilt. From among
all other Allied nations unveiled on the new
western battlefield, only Poland had the psychological advantage of
causing attrition in Germany's guilty hearts – attrition before combat.
The 2nd Corps' psychological effect on German troops had
a powerful force. Equally parallel to their audacious action on the
battlefield but, in addition,
they represented POLAND, and had
come to avenge the murders, destruction, and misery that every
soldier had been guilty of.
Germans shared the guilt of their Führer's illegal war. Some had
part in criminal acts – others were guilty of indirect
participation. But, mostly the sacred oaths that
they had made to
their Führer and to his criminal organization had filled them with
blame and shame,
thus, making them offenders by association.
The Führer had instilled in his armed forces a consciousness of
critical component of a war machine. Moreover, as Hitler
had proclaimed that his person, himself, represented the
nation, so each soldier had been infused to consider himself as
a representative member of the Führer's
body. Such spiritualistic
Nazi principles began to backfire in 1943 when German soldiers
had to face
the alarming reality of their eastern front.
Then suddenly in 1944, the awesome debut of triumphant Polish
troops on their western
front caused a devastating psychological
effect on German troops. It meant
that Germany was sandwiched
between avengers of blood from both lands of their greatest crimes.
implanted Nazi spirit in Germany's military becomes as
an evil possession from which they have no escape.
It lowers their
morale, taking the 'fight' out of fighting men and
makes them weak.
And it's contagious, making their flanking units jointly weak also.
This way, Germany's Wehrmacht gradually deteriorates from the
invisible effects of psychological
In contrast, THE ENVIABLE HIGH MORALE of General Anders'
Polish troops and the accounts of their PASSIONATE
strengthens each other and their flanking units. Wehrmacht troops,
instead, share their worries
and weaken each other, thus promoting
the fear which is distressing Germany's fighting men.