PWB/17/S SABOTAGE ACTIONS

PWB/17/S SABOTAGE ACTIONS

• Theft of military maps of the USSR by the printer engineer at PWPW Felicjan Borysiewicz "Jurand", "Sęp", "Borowiec" and controller at PWPW Janina Sowińska "Jasia", "Janeczka", "N.1" printed in the Printer
• Delivery to the Department of Legalization and Techniques at Branch II of the Home Army Headquarters of prints of documents in form of original copies, separate for each colour and template copies from each stage of production
• Delivery to the Headquarters of the "Skała" organisation of forms of cards for the members of professional, voluntary or in-house firemen
• Delivery of samples of colours for German food ration coupons
• Acquisition of illegal surplus of banknote paper from local paper mills
• Fire in the underground cellulose warehouse on the Zakroczymska Str. side; 4 December 1942
• Delivery of 17 pistols by railwaymen of section "Wacek" to the point at Sienna Str. for arming the security section of PWB/17/S and the Department VII of the HA Headquarters; 1943
• Disconnection by railwaymen from section "Wacek" of an arms transport sent to the eastern front, transferred to the Warsaw ghetto by major Mieczysław Chyżyński "Rzędzian", "Pełka"; May 1943
• Fires initiated by the in-house firemen in the paint room and scrap storage premises, as well as frequent self-ignitions in fine coal storage areas and in the boiler house of the residential building 

 

Author: Paweł Popiel based on Juliusz Kulesza's: W murach Polskiej Wytwórni Papierów Wartościowych (konspiracja i Powstanie Warszawskie), Warszawa 2003