Finally, the number of Germans who were interned and deported to the reached 50,000.
Thousands of them succumbed to hardships or were deprived of their lives by violence.
The Bromberg Bloody Sunday of 3 September 1939 was the frightful climax of this orgy of murder, the climax of the twenty-year Polish war of annihilation against the German ethnic group.
In and around Bromberg thousands of ethnic Germans who could not escape the murderous gangs of Poles in time were murdered.
From time to time it has included short supplementary sheets for school textbooks pertaining to what its editors consider gaps in, or falsifications of, recent history.
These have borne the title, (On the Lesson Plan / Supplementary Sheets for Insufficient or Falsified Schoolbooks).
This wide “corridor” was awarded to Poland by the western Allies and it cut Germany in two.
On 3 September 1939 a genocidal slaughter of many of the German inhabitants of Bromberg took place which is designated by historians as the Bromberg Bloody Sunday.
The rest of western Poland was transformed into a “Generalgouvernement of Poland” and subordinated to the German government.
There thus began a long period of suffering for the Polish population.