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English: Battle of Vilnius. Soviet and Polish Armija Krajowa Soldiers patrolling along the Large Street. The orthodox church of Vilnius is visible in background.
Deutsch: Kesselschlacht von Vilnius. Patrouille von Soldaten der Armija Krajowa und der Roten Armee auf der Großen Straße. Im Hintergrund die Umrisse der orthodoxen Kirche von Vilnius.
Polski: Walki o wyzwolenie Wilna. Patrol żołnierzy Armii Krajowej i radzieckich na ulicy Wielkiej. W głębi zarys Cerkwi Piatnickiej.
Date 13.07.1944 (after Николай Жуков: В тот день Москва салютовала Вильнюсу (article from Newspaper "Lituanian Courier", issue №29 (751) 16. July 2010)
Source Polish national archive, signature: 37-1385;
Author unknown, after description page of the polish national archive
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Public domain This image is in the public domain because according to the Art. 3 of copyright law of March 29, 1926 of the Republic of Poland and Art. 2 of copyright law of July 10, 1952 of the People's Republic of Poland, all photographs by Polish photographers (or published for the first time in Poland or simultaneously in Poland and abroad) published without a clear copyright notice before the law was changed on May 23, 1994 are assumed public domain in Poland.

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  3. it was in the public domain in its home country (Poland) on the URAA date (January 1, 1996).
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