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“The Battle of the Dukla Pass”

Saturday May 13, 2006, 2 –4 PM

Wayne Public Library
461 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ


C-RS member Bill Tarkulich of Lexington, Massachusetts will discuss this very important World War II battle that took place on the border of southeastern Poland and northeastern Slovakia.  It was here that the Soviet army entered Czechoslovakia to liberate it from Nazi occupation, but at the cost of many lives.

Directions:  Take Route 46 to the Riverview Drive Exit in the direction of Wayne. Continue on Riverview Drive to the traffic light at Valley Road. Turn right onto Valley Road and proceed to the second traffic light at Nellis Drive at the Wayne Municipal Complex. Turn left and then right to access the parking lot and the Library.

From Manhattan: Take New Jersey Transit Bus # 197 from Port Authority Bus Terminal on 8th Avenue at 42nd Street to the Valley Road/Preakness Avenue bus stop in Wayne. The bus stop is across the street from the Wayne Municipal Complex, the location of the Wayne Public Library. The 1 PM bus arrives in Wayne at 1:47 PM and costs approximately $10 round trip.


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