The commemoration of the defence of Cowes and East Cowes by the Cowes built Polish Destroyer ORP Blyskawica
On Sunday 7th May 2017, the Polish marine band followed by Cowes RBL band marched from Northwood Park to Cowes Parade where the salute was taken by the Lord-Lieutenant and accompanying dignitaries. A short address was given by representatives of the ORP Blyskawica Society and Polish dignitaries. This was followed by a dedication and unveiling of a commemoration plaque.
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