Sławomir Maciej Bittner

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Sławomir Maciej Bittner
"Maciek"
Maciek Bittner.jpg
Nickname(s) Rudy
Born (1923-07-21)21 July 1923
Warsaw, Poland
Died 28 February 1944(1944-02-28) (aged 20)
Warsaw, Poland
Allegiance Poland
Service/branch Armia Krajowa (Home Army)
Rank Second Lieutenant
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Krzyz Walecznych Ribbon.png: Krzyż Walecznych (Cross of Valour)
Virtuti Militari Ribbon.png Virtuti Militari, V class

Sławomir Maciej Bittner (codename: Maciek, Kajman Wojak; born 21 July 1923, Warsaw - died 28 February 1944, Warsaw, Poland) was a Polish scoutmaster (podharcmistrz) and second lieutenant of the Armia Krajowa.

Arrested on 18 February 1944 by the Gestapo, he was killed, probably shot to death, several weeks later on 28 February at Pawiak prison. He was 20 years old.

Major sabotage actions[edit]

He was awarded the Cross of Valour (3 April 1943) and the Silver Cross of the Order of Virtuti Militari.

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