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Roman Catholic parish
05-507 Słomczyn
85 Wiślana str.
Konstancin deanery
Warsaw archdiocese
Poland

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surname

ANDRYKA

surname
versions/aliases

ANDYRKA

forename(s)

Peter Paul (pl. Piotr Paweł)

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function

diocesan priest

creed

Latin (Roman Catholic) Church
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.09.21]

diocese / province

Lutsk diocese
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.05.19]
Military Ordinariate of Poland
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.12.20]

date and place of birth

24.06.1901

Jakubowice (Opatów county)

alt. dates and places of birth

24.04.1901

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

11.09.1932 (Łuck (obw. Wołyń, Ukraina))

positions held

parish priest of Tajkury parish in Ostróg deanery (1938‑9), f. parish priest of Huta Stepańska parish in Kostopol deanery (1937‑8), f. administrator of Myszakówka parish in Korzec deanery (from 1933), f. prefect at Kowel parish (from 1932), f. theology student at Theological Seminary in Łuck (till 1932), f. philosophy and theology student at Theological Seminary in Sandomierz, f. philosophy and theology student at Orionine Fathers’ Theological Seminary in Tortona in Italy

date and place of death

1941

(Russia)

cause of death

extermination

details of death

In 04.1939 nominated reserve chaplain of the Polish Army. In 08.1939 drafted in the Army. During German and Russian invasion of Poland in 09.1939 and start of the II World War chaplain of the Polish Army. Prob. avoided capture. Did not return to Łuck diocese and till 02.1941 was in hiding in Lviv. Warned about an imminent arrest by the genocidal Russian NKVD attempted to cross over the border to the German–controlled General Governorate. Failed and attempted to move north towards Lida. Arrested by NKVD on the way, in Mołczadź village. In 05.1941 prob. held in Baranowicze prison. From there prob. deported to Russian slave labour concentration camps Gulag. Fate thereafter unknown.

alt. dates and places of death

1939 (after)

alt. details of death

According to other sources taken POW in 1939 and murdered by the Russians in an unknown location during the genocide perpetrated on Polish POWs in 1940, known as „Katyń genocide”.

perpetrators

Russians

murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

Gulag: Network of Russian slave labour concentration camps. At any given time up to 12 mln inmates where held in them, milions perished. (more on: pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.05.09], en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.05.09])

Deportations to Siberia: In 1939‑41 Russians deported — in four large groups in: 10.02.1940, 13‑14.04.1940, 05‑07.1940, 05‑06.1941 — up to 1 mln of Polish citizens from Russian occupied Poland to Siberia leaving them without any support at the place of exile. Thousands of them perished or never returned. The deportations east, deep into Russia, to Siberia resumed after 1944 when Russians took over Poland. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.09.21])

Baranowicze (prison): Prison in 1939‑41 run by Russians and in 1941‑4 by Germans. (more on: pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.08.17])

Ribbentrop-Molotov: Genocidal Russian–German alliance pact between Russian leader Joseph Stalin and German leader Adolf Hitler signed on 23.08.1939 in Moscow by respective foreign ministers, Mr. Vyacheslav Molotov for Russia and Joachim von Ribbentrop for Germany. The pact sanctioned and was the direct cause of joint Russian and German invasion of Poland and the outbreak of the II World War in 09.1939. „The war was one of the greatest calamities and dramas of humanity in history, for two atheistic and anti–Christian ideologies — national and international socialism — rejected God and His fifth Decalogue commandment: Thou shall not kill!” (Abp Stanislaus Gądecki, 01.09.2019). The decisions taken were on 28.09.1939 slightly altered and made more precise when a treaty on „German–Russian boundaries and friendship” was agreed by the same murderous signatories. One of its findings was establishment of spheres of influence in Central and Eastern Europe and in consequence IV partition of Poland. In one of its secret annexes agreed, that: „the Signatories will not tolerate on its respective territories any Polish propaganda that affects the territory of the other Side. On their respective territories they will suppress all such propaganda and inform each other of the measures taken to accomplish it”. The agreements resulted in a series of meeting between two genocidal organization representing both sides — German Gestapo and Russian NKVD when coordination of efforts to exterminate Polish intelligentsia and Polish leading classes (in Germany called Intelligenzaktion, in Russia took the form of Katyń massacres) where discussed. Resulted in deaths of hundreds of thousands of Polish intelligentsia, including thousands of priests presented here, and tens of millions of ordinary people,. The results of this Russian–German pact lasted till 1989 and are still in evidence even today. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2015.09.30])

sources

personal:
cracovia-leopolis.pl [access: 2013.01.26], cracovia-leopolis.pl [access: 2013.01.26], www.ordynariat.wp.mil.pl [access: 2013.02.09], biographies.library.nd.edu [access: 2014.05.09]
bibliograhical:
„Biographical lexicon of Lviv Roman Catholic Metropoly clergy victims of the II World War 1939‑1945”, Mary Pawłowiczowa (ed.), Fr Joseph Krętosz (ed.), Holy Cross Publishing, Opole, 2007
original images:
ipn.gov.pl [access: 2019.02.02]

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