Three pictures of Breslau, since 1945, Wrocław, Silesia, Poland. Click on any image to enlarge.
Fact 1 – In the 1932 elections the Nazis received 44% of Breslau’s vote. The third-highest percentage in Germany.
Fact 2 – Breslau was the largest German city east of Berlin before World War Two.
Fact 3 – Breslau finally surrendered to the Soviet Red Army on 6th May 1945, only two days before the end of the war in Europe.
See also our old photographs of the railway station in Breslau.
Wrocław (Breslau) is situated on the Oder river (Odra) in Silesia and with a population of more than 632,000, the fourth largest city in Poland.