Presidents Exhumed

In November 2022 the Polish Government tasked RBE with the exhumation of three former presidents in exile.

Władysław Raczkiewicz, August Zaleski and Stanisław Ostrowski, where exhumed from Newark Cemetery, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, prior to repatriation to Warsaw and a State Funeral.

Planning for the exhumations began in the summer 2022:

And finalised on Thursday 3rd November 2022

A memorial service took place in St.Mary Magdalene Church, before the repatriation flight by the Polish Air Force.

Michael Gill.

Special Projects Manager.

Feb 2023.