Pomorze


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Pomorze:

see BydgoszczBydgoszcz
, Ger. Bromberg, city (1994 est. pop. 384,000), capital (with Toruń) of Kujawsko-Pomorskie prov., N central Poland, on the Brda River, a tributary of the Vistula.
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; PomeraniaPomerania
, region of N central Europe, extending along the Baltic Sea from a line W of Stralsund, Germany, to the Vistula River in Poland. From 1919 to 1939, Pomerania was divided among Germany, Poland, and the Free City of Danzig (Gdańsk).
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; West PrussiaWest Prussia,
Ger. Westpreussen, former province of Prussia, 9,867 sq mi (25,556 sq km), NE Germany, extending S from the Baltic Sea, between Pomerania on the west and East Prussia on the east. Danzig was the capital.
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Up until then, the Germans had operated a textbook attack, but that night General Tadeusz Kutrzeba of the Poznan army took over the Pomorze Army and crossed the Bzura River in a brilliant attack against the flank of the German 8th Army, launching the three-day battle of Kutno which incapacitated an entire German division.