THE 317 POLISH FIGHTER SQUADRON PILOTS' LIST
Given are: rank at then time, name, time of joining the unit,
service number and additional information including distinguishing decorations.
Compiled by Wilhelm Ratuszynski.
 REVISED 


Sgt ADAMEK Mieczyslaw (-) P2095
KIA on May 18, 1944.

P/O BANACH Wladyslaw (Sep 1942) P-1673
After the war joined the Pakistan Air Force and settled there.

Sgt BARANOWSKI Tadeusz (Apr 1941) 780443
After the war settled in UK.

Sgt BARTNICZEK Tomasz (?) 706793
After the war settled in Australia.

W/O BARTOSZUK Zdzislaw (?) 782640
After the war settled in UK.
(photo: Vanda Bartoszuk)

W/O BARTYS Piotr (?) 793779
POW on July 26, 1943. After the war settled in UK.

W/O BEDNARCZYK Karol (?) 792196
After the war settled in USA.

Sgt BEDNARZ Jozef (Sep 1942) 782356
KAS (41 Sqdn) on February 1, 1943.

Sgt BIEL Jozef (Feb 1941) 780378
POW (308 Sqdn) on July 8, 1941. After the war settled in UK.

F/Sgt BIENKOWSKI Jozef (?) 706151
After the war settled in USA.

P/O BIRTUS Stanislaw (Sep 1942) P-1711
After the war settled in Australia.

Sgt BLAZEJCZYK Antoni (Oct 1942) 783805
?

P/O BOBOLA Tadeusz (Mar 1942) P-0282
After the war settled in UK.

F/O BOCHNIAK Stanislaw (Mar 1941) P-1069
VM DFC After the war settled in Poland.

P/O BORUSIEWICZ Zbigniew (Nov 1941) P-1593
KIA on April 28, 1942.

P/O BRZESKI Stanislaw (Feb 1941) 76782
VM DFC 
POW (303 Sqdn) on May 21, 1944. After the war settled in UK.

S/Ldr BRZEZINA Stanislaw (Feb 1941) 76782
VM DFC Killed in a plane crash on February 13, 1946.

F/Lt BRZEZINSKI Jozef (June 1941) P-1466
KAS on March 15, 1942.

P/O BUCIOR Wojciech (Sep 1942) P-0705
After the war settled in UK.

S/Ldr CHELMECKI Marian (Aug 1944) 76690
VM After the war settled in Poland.

F/O CHOLEWKA Marian (Mar 1942) P-0803
VM After the war settled in Poland.

P/O CHOMS Wieslaw (Apr 1941) P-0398
KIA (306 Sqdn) on August 14, 1941.

F/Sgt CHRZASZCZ Wladyslaw (?) 704294
After the war settled in UK.

F/O CIACH Marian (Sep 1942) P-1713
KAS on July 16, 1943.

F/O CZARNECKI Stanislaw (Mar 1941) P-0241
After the war settled in Argentina then in Canada.

S/Ldr CZAYKOWSKI Zbigniew (Oct 1942) P-1014
DFC After the war settled in USA.

P/O CZERNECKI Alfons (Dec 1942) P-1714
After the war settled in South Africa.

P/O DAMM Adam (Apr 1942) P-1547
KIA (303 Sqdn) on August 19, 1942.

F/Sgt DETKA Franciszek (? 1944) 781416
VM DFM After the war settled in Poland.
(photo: courtesy of Lukasz Nikitin)

P/O DOMAGALA  Marian (Sep 1942) P-1904
After the war settled in UK.

F/O DRECKI Wladyslaw (Feb 1942) P-0213
VM 
KIA (145 Sqdn) on September 13, 1943.

F/Lt DROBINSKI Boleslaw (Oct 1943) 76731
VM DFC 
After the war settled in UK.

Sgt DUKALSKI  Henryk (Sep 1942) 792248
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt DURYASZ Marian (Jan 1942) 76750
VM DFC After the war settled in Poland.

P/O ELMERYCH Stanislaw (Feb 1942) P-1718
KAS on May 12, 1943.

F/Sgt FAJKS Wincenty (? 1944) 794903
After the war settled in Argentina.

P/O FELC Tadeusz (June 1942) P-1672
POW on July 26, 1943. After the war settled in UK.

Sgt FRACZEK Waclaw (July 1942) 792124
VM After the war settled in UK.

Sgt GILIS Leonard (Sep 1942) 793791
KAS (401 Sqdn) on February 17, 1943.

S/Ldr GNYS Wladyslaw (Aug 1944) P-1298
VM After the war settled in Canada.

Sgt GROBELNY Wladyslaw (Feb 1942) 780566
After the war settled in UK.

P/O GUZIAK Tadeusz (?) P-2651
After the war settled in Poland.

Sgt HANZELKA Tadeusz (May 1942) 793154
KAS on April 5, 1943.

F/O HRYCAK Roman (Oct 1941) P-0820
After the war joinewd the Pakistan Air Force, then settled in Canada.

F/O HRYNASZKIEWICZ Czeslaw (? 1944) P-0469
After the war settled in Poland.

F/Lt JANICKI Zbigniew (Dec 1941) 76697
KIA (61Sqdn 56 Gruop USAAF) on June 16, 1944.

F/Sgt JANKOWSKI Leszek (?) 704893
Died in helicopter crash in Uganda.

F/Sgt JASZCZAK Mieczyslaw (?) 783146
VM After the war settled in Poland.

F/Lt JAWORSKI Edward (Mar 1944) P-1684
DFC VM After the war settled in Poland.

F/Lt KACZMAREK Boleslaw (? 1944) P-0536
DFC VM After the war joined the Pakistan Air Force.

F/O KALINOWSKI Zbigniew (Dec 1942) P-0231
VM After the war settled in UK.

Sgt KARASINSKI Wiktor (Sep 1942) 793871
After the war settled in UK.

P/O KARASZEWSKI Kazimierz (May 1941) P-1858
After the war settled in Poland.

F/Sgt KIERSKI Janusz (?) 704906
After the war settled in USA.

F/O KIERSKI Kazimierz (Oct 1942) P-1951
KAS on March 31, 1943.

Sgt KIRCHNER Werner (Aug 1942) P-2064
After the war settled in USA.

F/O KNAPIK Henryk (Apr 1943) P-1302
After the war settled in Poland.

F/O KOBIERZYCKI Zbigniew (? 1943) P-0645
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt KOC Tadeusz (Mar 1941) P-0696
DFC VM After the war settled in Canada.

Sgt KODZ Witold (?) 706803
After the war settled in UK.

Sgt KOLCZYNSKI Adam (Feb 1942) P-2314
After the war settled in South Africa.

P/O KONDRACKI Lech (Sep 1942) P-1602
KIA (316Sqdn) on August 9, 1943.

S/Ldr KORNICKI Franciszek (Apr 1943) P-0695
VM After the war settled in UK.

Sgt KOSTANSKI Edward (Oct 1942) P-782769
KIA on June 24, 1943.

Sgt KOSCIK Bronislaw (? 1942) 782480
KAS on March 7, 1942.

S/Ldr KOWALCZYK Adam (Mar 1941) P-0194
VM After the war settled in Argentina.

F/Lt KOWALSKI Jan (?) P-1909
VM DFC After the war settled in UK.

   F/O KRATKE Tadeusz (Mar 1941) P-0371
VM After the war settled in Canada.

F/O KRZEMINSKI Eugeniusz (Oct 1943) P-0556
KIA on October 29, 1944.

Sgt KRZYSZTOFINSKI Jerzy (Oct 1942) 793460
?

F/O KUMIEGA Tadeusz (Feb 1942) 76700
After the war settled in UK.

P/O KUROWICKI Stanislaw (? 1943) P-1760
KIA on September 11, 1943.

Sgt KURYLLOWICZ Piotr (Aug 1941) P-1952
POW (315 Sqdn) on May 13, 1943. After the war settled in Canada.

F/O LAGUNSKI Stefan (Apr 1942) P-0419
?

Sgt LAKOMY Edward (May 1943) 780883
After the war settled in Brazil.

F/O LANOWSKI Witold (Jan 1941) P-0711
After the war settled in UK.

F/Sgt LEWCZYNSKI Ryszard (May 1942) 782479
KIA on September 16, 1944.

F/O LUKASZEWICZ Stanislaw (Mar 1941) P-0519
KIA (315 Sqdn) on April 4, 1943.

F/Sgt MACIEJEWSKI Sergiusz (? 1944) 781075
?

P/O MACIEJOWSKI Michal (Feb 1941) P-1912
POW (316 Sqdn) on August 9, 1943. VM DFC After the war settled in Canada.

F/Lt MACKIEWICZ Witold (?) P-2422
After the war settled in UK.

Sgt MAKOWSKI Brunon (? 1942) 783157
KAS on April 5, 1943. 

P/O MAKOWSKI Zbigniew (Sep 1942) P-2206
KIA on August 3, 1943.

F/O MALAROWSKI Andrzej (Feb 1941) P-0527
After the war settled in UK.

F/Sgt MALINOWSKI Edwin (? 1943) 781256
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt MALINOWSKI Henryk (?) P-0455
After the war settled in Canada.

F/Sgt MALINOWSKI Jan (?) 782106
DFC After the war settled in Poland.

F/O MARTEL Ludwik (Mar 1941) 76812
VM After the war settled in UK.

F/O MARTINI Florian (May 1942) P-1078
DFC VM After the war settled in USA.

W/O MATUS Mieczyslaw (? 1943) 793620
DFC VM 
After the war settled in UK.

F/O  MENCEL Jerzy (? 1942) P-0217
DFC After the war settled in UK.

S/Ldr MIKSA Wlodzimierz (Jan 1944) P-0286
DFC VM After the war settled in UK.

F/O MROCZYK Czeslaw (? 1944) P-1727
DFC VM After the war settled in Poland.

F/O MROZEK Aleksander (?) P-2876
After the war settled in UK.
 
F/Sgt MUSIOL Florian (?) 706292
After the war settled in Poland.

F/Lt MUTH Bogdan (? 1944) P-1675
DFC VM After the war settled in UK.

P/O NARTOWICZ Roman (?) 76770
VM ?

F/Lt NIEMIEC Pawel (Feb 1941) 76748
VM After the war settled in Argentina.

F/Lt NOWAK Wladyslaw (Mar 1942) P-0723
After the war settled in UK.

Sgt OLSZEWSKI Edward (Jan 1942) 780959
KIA on April 14, 1942.

F/Lt OSTASZEWSKI-OSTOJA Piotr (Mar 1942) 76741
DFC After the war settled in UK.

F/O OSTROWSKI Adam (?) P-2670
After the war settled in UK.

F/O OWCZARSKI Tadeusz (?) P-0786
After the war settled in Poland.

S/Ldr OZYRA Piotr (Apr 1941) P-76764
KIA on April 29, 1942.

F/O PALEJ Boleslaw (? 1943) P-0347
POW on June 7, 1944. After the war settled in UK.

Sgt PAWLOWSKI Wladyslaw (June 1942) 793773
KIA on August 11, 1944.

F/O PEJCZ Tadeusz (Mar 1942) 76811
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt PENTZ Jan (? 1943) P-0499

POW
on May 28, 1944.

F/Sgt PIESIK Stanislaw (? 1944) 792221
After the war settled in Canada.

P/O PIETRASIAK Adolf (Aug 1942) P-2093
VM DFM 
KIA (308 Sqdn) on November 29, 1943.

F/Lt POWIERZA Tadeusz (? 1944) P-1646
KIA on January 1, 1945.

F/O POPIEL Wojciech (? 1943) P-2074
VM After the war settled in Belgum.

F/Sgt PRETKOWSKI Jozef (? 1945) 704629

KIA
on April 12, 1945.

F/O PUCEK Wladyslaw (Mar 1941) 76724
KAS on December 28, 1942.

F/Sgt PRZECISZOWSKI Kazimierz (? 1945) 794834
After the war settled in Canada.

F/O RADOMSKI Jerzy (Sep 1942) P-1427
VM After the war settled in UK.

P/O RADZISZEWSKI Jan (Dec 1942) P-1736
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt RUTKOWSKI Kazimierz (May 1942) P-0692
VM After the war settled in USA.

F/O SADOWSKI Przeslaw (Mar 1942) 76787
After the war settled in Argentina.

F/O SIKORSKI Marian (Mar 1941) P-1098
KAS on December 18, 1941.

S/Ldr SKALSKI Stanislaw (Apr 1942) 76710
VM VM DSO DFC After the war settled in Poland.
 
 F/Sgt SLAWSKI Zdzislaw (?) 794885
?

F/O SLOMSKI Zygmunt (Sep 1941) P-0376
KIA on July 29, 1942.

P/O SNIEC Czeslaw (Apr 1941) P-1623
VM DFC After the war settled in Poland.

P/O SOLAK Jerzy (Mar 1941) 76766
VM After the war settled in USA.

P/O SOLOGUB Grzegorz (Apr 1941) P-1624
VM DFC After the war settled in UK.

 P/O STABROWSKI Tadeusz (Mar 1941) P-0709
KIA (308 Sqdn) on March 12, 1943.

F/O STEPHANI Jozef (?) P-2477
VM After the war settled in UK.

F/O STUTZMANN Ferdynand (Sep 1942) P-1369
After the war settled in Poland.

F/O SZCZERBINSKI Leslaw (? 1944) P-2078
KIA on May 4, 1945.

S/Ldr SZCZESNY Henryk (Feb 1941) 76781
POW (12 FG) on April 4, 1943. VM DFC After the war settled in UK.

F/O SZTRAMKO Kazimierz (Apr 1941) P-3037
VM DFM 
After the war settled in Canada.

F/O SZULC Wiktor (Sep 1941) P-1490
After the war settled in USA 

F/O SZYMANKIEWICZ Teofil (Mar 1942) P-0744
KIA (316 Sqdn) on January 2, 1945.

Sgt TAMOWICZ Tadeusz (Oct 1942) 793839
After the war settled in Australia.

P/O TATARSKI Edward (Nov 1942) P-0829
After the war settled in Italy.
   
F/Sgt THOMAS (HUBERT) Kazimierz (?) 703915
After the war settled in UK.

F/Lt TRZEBINSKI Marian (Mar 1941) P-1250
VM After the war settled in Canada
.
F/Sgt TRYBULEC Henryk (Oct 1941) 780205
After the war settled in UK.

P/O UCHWAT Zdzislaw (Sep 1942) P-1628
After the war settled in Canada.

P/O URBAN Mieczyslaw (Sep 1942) P-1694
After the war settled in UK.

P/O WAL Roman (? 1944) P-2125
After the war settled in USA.

P/O WALAWSKI Janusz (Mar 1942) P-1808
VM DFC Killed in car accident soon after the war.

F/O WATOROWSKI Leon (?) P-2583
KAS on December 18, 1944.
(photo courtesy of Kasia Bańka - Ciesielska)

F/Lt WCZELIK Antoni (Mar 1941) P-1419
KIA (306 Sqdn) on April 14, 1942.

F/O WEGRZYN Antoni (? 1944) P-0844
After the war settled in USA.

Sgt WEJMAN Boleslaw (? 1943) 781020
POW on February 14, 1944. After the war settled in UK.

F/Sgt WINSKI Longin (Dec 1943) 709537
?

F/O
 WISNIEWSKI Jan (Mar 1941) P-0688
After the war settled in UK.

F/Sgt WDOWCZYNSKI Zenobiusz (? 1944) 794116
After the war settled in France.

F/O WISIOREK Jan (Oct 1942) P-1303
?

F/Sgt WOJCIECHOWSKI Tadeusz (Dec 1943) 794006
After the war settled in UK.


F/O WOJCIK Karol (? 1941) P-1101
KAS on November 29, 1941.


F/O ZBROZEK Jerzy (Dec 1941) P-1634
After the war settled in USA.
  
F/Lt ZOLCINSKI Marian (?) P-1823
?

F/Sgt ZYCH (? 1943) 781185
KIA (316 Sqdn) on February 21, 1945.
         
F/O XSIEZOPOLSKI Lech (Aug 1941) P-1418
After the war settled in Argentina. 
 


Throughout the unit's history many other pilots’ names appear in various sources. However this list does not include those that were not given an opportunity to make a single operational flight in 302. Some stayed there very briefly during the unit's rest period while others simply continued their training.

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      KIA - Killed in action
      KAS - Killed at active service
      POW - Prisoner of war
      VM - Virtuti Militari (Polish)
      DSO - Distinguished Service Order
      DFC - Distinguished Flying Cross
      DFM - Distinguished Flying Medal

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