Prince-Abbot receives awards

The Prince-Abbot has received several Polish awards recently.

Society of Polish War Veterans Cross of MeritHe has been awarded the Cross of Merit of the Polish Society of War Veterans and Former Political Prisoners (Związek Kombatantów RP i Byłych Więźniów Politycznych). The ZKRPiBWP is an official Polish Veterans association and the largest such, with 43 regional chapters across Poland as well as 2364 clubs. Membership may be granted to any Polish citizen who was an active duty member of the Polish military (including partisan, self-defence units, and Polish Underground State) in or during the war, campaign, or conflict, as well as to all survivors of German concentration camps and pro-Soviet political imprisonment in the communist era. The constitution also requires members to have not been discharged under any conditions other than honourable.

In addition he has received two awards of the Union of the Polish Monarchists Association (Unia Polskich Ugrupowań Monarchistycznych):

UPUM Jerusalem Cross
Firstly, the Jerusalem Cross of the UPUM. This award was established by resolution of the Council of Regency UPUM No. 4/08 of 5 June 2008 to honour charitable work. This is one of the highest honours of the Union of the Polish Monarchists Association. It is a distinction for UPUM members, for members of the Collegium Heraldicum Concordiae, and for other people from friendly organizations who have promoted the common good in an extraordinary way. The Jerusalem Cross of the UPUM is in one class with a neck decoration and a certificate accompanies the award.

UPUM Regent's Medal
Secondly, the Medal of the Regent of the UPUM. This medal was established by resolution of the Council of Regency UPUM No. 15/010 November 11, 2010. The medal is awarded to long-serving members of UPUM for their great loyalty to the Union and to other persons who are active in fostering awareness of monarchist ideas in society.

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