Wladyslaw Sikorski - SW1


General W. Sikorski, prime minister, commander in chief of the Polish forces in the second world war, had his headquarters in this building from 1940 until his tragic death at Gibraltar in 1943.

See Musee de la Resistance for more information on this memorial (in French).

Site: Wladyslaw Sikorski - SW1 (1 memorial)

SW1, The Rubens Hotel, Buckingham Palace Road, 39

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Wladyslaw Sikorski - SW1

Subjects commemorated i

General Wladyslaw Sikorski

Prime Minister of the war-time London-based Polish Government and Commander-i...

Read More

Nearby Memorials

William Morris - Woodford

William Morris - Woodford

E18, Woodford High Road, 209, Woodford Parish Church Memorial Hall

In our photo the Memorial Hall foundation stone is on the corner of the red brick wall, the copper beech plaque is on the pebble-dashed p...

2 subjects commemorated
Captain Blaney & colleagues, E7

Captain Blaney & colleagues, E7

E7, Romford Road

From Newham Stories (2018: that link not working but Newham Story has the text) we learn that there used to be another plaque commemorati...

War dead, Civilian war dead | WW2
10 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Susan Garth

Susan Garth

W11, Portobello Road, 169, Red Lion Antiques Market

"Antiques market" might means a shop with multiple stalls inside selling antiques, run by different people. A date would have been helpfu...

1 subject commemorated
Henry Cotton

Henry Cotton

SE22, Crystal Palace Road, 47

Henry Cotton, 1907 - 1987, champion golfer, lived here. English Heritage

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Harrow rail crash - Harrow Library

Harrow rail crash - Harrow Library

HA1, Station Road, Harrow Civic Centre Library

{Beneath the London Borough of Harrow crest:} London Borough of Harrow In memory of the 112 people who lost their lives in the Wealdstone...

2 subjects commemorated, 2 creators