Three archive images of wartime Crossen an der Oder / Krosno Odrzańskie during the Second World War.
Following on from the post-war Potsdam Conference, Crossen an der Oder, being east of the Oder-Neisse line was placed under Polish administration, and the German inhabitants of the town expelled westward and replaced with Poles. Crossen was then renamed Krosno Odrzańskie.
Krosno Odrzańskie is a town on the eastern bank of the River Oder / Odra, at the confluence with the Bóbr River. Krosno currently has a population of around 12,000 and is a part of the province of Lubuskie, western Poland.