The hero of World War II, 94, dies two days after taking his granddaughter down the hall in Poland

The hero of World War II Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski (left), who escaped from the Nazis as a prisoner of war, died two days after taking his granddaughter Joanna (right) down the hall.

A World War II hero who escaped from the Nazis as a prisoner of war died just two days after taking his granddaughter down the hall.

Images show the Polish veteran Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski, 94, wearing military clothes adorned with bravery medals accompanying her granddaughter Joanna at her wedding in Bialystok, in the north of the country.

Just two days after the thrilling ceremony, he died provoking an avalanche of tributes to the "national hero", an insurgent of the Warsaw Uprising of 1944, destined to free the city from German occupation.

Despite the loss of health, the frail pensioner did not allow his ailments to prevent him from fulfilling his duty to his family. The Armed Forces said they showed the same determination during their time serving their country.

The hero of World War II Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski (left), who escaped from the Nazis as a prisoner of war, died two days after taking his granddaughter Joanna (right) down the hall.

The hero of World War II Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski (left), who escaped from the Nazis as a prisoner of war, died two days after taking his granddaughter Joanna (right) down the hall.

Images show the Polish veteran Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski, 94, wearing military clothes adorned with bravery medals accompanying her granddaughter Joanna at her wedding in Bialystok, in the north of the country

Images show the Polish veteran Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski, 94, wearing military clothes adorned with bravery medals accompanying her granddaughter Joanna at her wedding in Bialystok, in the north of the country

Images show the Polish veteran Bronislaw & # 39; Grom & # 39; Karwowski, 94, wearing military clothes adorned with bravery medals accompanying her granddaughter Joanna at her wedding in Bialystok, in the north of the country

Just two days after the thrilling ceremony, he died provoking an avalanche of tributes to the "national hero", an insurgent of the Warsaw Uprising of 1944, destined to free the city from German occupation.

Just two days after the thrilling ceremony, he died provoking an avalanche of tributes to the "national hero", an insurgent of the Warsaw Uprising of 1944, destined to free the city from German occupation.

Just two days after the thrilling ceremony, he died provoking an avalanche of tributes to the "national hero", an insurgent of the Warsaw Uprising of 1944, destined to free the city from German occupation.

Emotional guests could be seen crying while the bride breathed deeply to compose herself while escorted down the hall.

The groom bit his lip in an attempt to avoid crying as the couple walked slowly towards him.

Then he thanked the hero for bringing his girlfriend, planting two kisses on his cheeks.

During the war, & # 39; Grom & # 39; It was captured by the Nazis, but managed to escape from the headquarters of the Gestapo in Lomza, in northeastern Poland.

The groom bit his lip in an attempt to avoid crying as the couple walked slowly towards him. Then he thanked the hero for bringing his girlfriend, planting two kisses on his cheeks

The groom bit his lip in an attempt to avoid crying as the couple walked slowly towards him. Then he thanked the hero for bringing his girlfriend, planting two kisses on his cheeks

The groom bit his lip in an attempt to avoid crying as the couple walked slowly towards him. Then he thanked the hero for bringing his girlfriend, planting two kisses on his cheeks

Emotional guests could be seen crying while the bride breathed deeply to compose herself as they escorted her down the hall

Emotional guests could be seen crying while the bride breathed deeply to compose herself as they escorted her down the hall

Emotional guests could be seen crying while the bride breathed deeply to compose herself as they escorted her down the hall

During the war, & # 39; Grom & # 39; was captured by the Nazis, but managed to escape from the headquarters of the Gestapo in Lomza, in northeastern Poland

During the war, & # 39; Grom & # 39; was captured by the Nazis, but managed to escape from the headquarters of the Gestapo in Lomza, in northeastern Poland

During the war, & # 39; Grom & # 39; was captured by the Nazis, but managed to escape from the headquarters of the Gestapo in Lomza, in northeastern Poland

In 1948, he was arrested again, during the communist period, and was sentenced to ten years behind bars.

For his efforts in the struggle for his country, he was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Polish Renaissance Order, as well as many other honors.

The National Armed Forces announced his death on social networks.

Karwowski was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Renaissance Order of Poland, as well as many other honors

Karwowski was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Renaissance Order of Poland, as well as many other honors

Karwowski was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Renaissance Order of Poland, as well as many other honors

"We regret to announce that today, on September 1, 2018, on the 79th anniversary of the German assault on Poland, national hero and insurgent of the Warsaw Uprising in 1944, commander Bronislaw Karwowski retired to eternal guard," officials said. .

& # 39; He was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Renaissance Order of Poland, the Silver Cross of Merit with Swords, the Cross of the National Navy and many others & # 39;

Netizens lined up to pay homage to the war hero.

The user & # 39; Mateusz Ch & # 39; wrote: & # 39; Met his last mission & # 39 ;, while & # 39; kamil majewski & # 39; He added: & # 39; I saw it twice. It's just something magnificent. "

Netizen & # 39; Basia M & # 39; He added: "God bless the bride and pay tribute to the soldier's memory."

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