Podhajce

Coat of Arms of the Polish (1920 - 1939) period

 

The Coat of Arms of the Polish (1920 - 1939) period represented in an azure field an open gate with two towers.

    

Short Description/History

The first mention of the town refers to the XV century. In 1539 it was given the Magdeburg Right.

In 1665 Cossack regiment conquered a castle in Podhajce. Those scenes were reflected on a seal of 1658 by a Latin letter "P" over a crescent and a cross under it.

 

Battle of Podhajce

Podhajce Villages

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