But when the infantry probed the outskirts they found little opposition, and many Germans gave themselves up. There was some sniping and some machine gunning, but this was soon overcome, and in due course the place was mopped up. Some casualties were caused by time bombs left by the Hun. Later we learnt that the Polish ﬂag was ﬂying over the Monastery. It was very ﬁtting that this should be so, for the Poles have suffered dearly.