Julia (Siomkajlo) Szypowska

photos from her time as a Polish WAAF in the UK

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Course Graduation photo

Course Graduation photo

WAAFs were assigned to take different courses, depending on the work they did. Julia (Siomkajlo) Szypowska is seated in the middle row, 2nd from the left. Her sister Joanna Siomkajlo (later Sister Dolores) is in the bottom row, 3rd from the left. Some of the WAAFs have signed the back of the photo (see next image)

Signatures on back of previous photo

Signatures on back of previous photo

WAAFs signed the back of the photo. Should you recognize anyone in the photo, please send a message using the Contact section of the website.

Signatures in typed format

Signatures in typed format

WAAFs signed the back of the photo. Should you recognize anyone in the photo, please send a message using the Contact section of the website.

Another Course Graduation photo

Another Course Graduation photo

Julia (Siomkajlo) Szypowska is in the back row, center. Her sister Joanna Siomkajlo (later Sister Dolores) is in the front row, 1st on the left. Zofia (Grysiak) Madera is 1st on the left in the top row. Stanislawa (?) Sobun is 2nd from the right in the top row. Should you recognize anyone in the photo, please send a message using the Contact section of the website.

Joanna Tadek Julia

Joanna Tadek Julia

Julia and Joanna were WAAFs in the Polish Air Force in the UK. Their brother Tadeusz (Tadek) was in the Polish 1st Armoured Division.

Joanna Tadek Julia with friends

Joanna Tadek Julia with friends

Names of the other persons in this photo are unknown. Should you recognize anyone in the photo, please send a message using the Contact section of the website.