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religious status

Servant of God

surname

CIKOTO

forename(s)

Andrew (pl. Andrzej)

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function

religious cleric

creed

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

congregation

Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary (Marians of the Immaculate Conception - MIC)
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.05.19]

diocese / province

Vilnius archdiocese
more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.05.19]

academic distinctions

theology candidate

nationality

Belarusian

date and place of birth

05.12.1891

Tupalszczyzna

religious vows

24.09.1921 (last)

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

13.06.1914 (Sankt Petersburg)

positions held

Archimandrite — superior o Marian Fathers mission in Harbin and apostolic administrator of Greek Catholic rite in Manchuria (1939‑48), f. general superior of Marian Fathers in Rome (21.07.1933‑22.07.1939), f. superior (1925‑33), novitiate master (from 1925) and friar (1923‑5) of Congregation’s house in Druja, f. parish priest (till 1933) and vicar (from 1925) of Druja parish, f. director, professor and founder of Stephen Batory’s Polish gymnasium in Druja, f. preacher and missionary among Polish, Lithuanian and Belarusian migrants in USA (1921‑3), novitiate in Mariampol monastery (1920‑1), in Marian Fathers’ Congregation from 01.09.1920, f. fundamenta theology professor and steward at Theological Seminary in Minsk (1919‑20), f. vicar of Mołodeczno parish (1917‑9), f. theology and philosophy student at Theological Academy in Sankt Petersburg (1914‑7), f. theology and philosophy student at Theological Seminary in Vilnius (1909‑13)

date and place of death

13.02.1952

(OzerLag labour camp, Russia)

cause of death

extermination: exhaustion and disease

details of death

For the first time arrested by the Russians in 1920. Released. Arrested again on 22.12.1948 in Harbin by the Chinese, together with 4 other priests and civilian lecturers of St Michael lyceum run by Marian Fathers in Harbin. On 25.12.1948 deported from China and handed over to the Russians, into genocidal MDB (NKVD) organisation’s hands. On 27.12.1948 jailed in a Siberian prison Chita, where till 05.1949 was interrogated many times. Tortured. Accused of „founding terrorist organisation in St Michael lyceum, anti–Russian agitation, spying for Vatican”. On 28.09.1949 sentenced — in absentia in Moscow, by a genocidal „Troika MDB” Russian summary court — to 25 years of slave labour in Russian concentration camps Gulag. In 11.1949 transported to a group of concentration camps n. Tayshet (AngarLag, TayshetLag, OzierLag). Held in few camps — lagpoints — in Tayshet, Chukcha (from 19.01.1950), Novochunka (from 04.1951) and back in Tayshet (from 06.1951), among others. Next in a few camps’ „hospitals”: in lagpoint no 0,11 and lagpoint no 0,28 („Ozerstroy hospital”). In the last one — n. Bratsk on Angara river — suffering from untreated festering ulcers, especially on his legs, soon perished.

alt. dates and places of death

(TayshetLag labour camp, Russia)

alt. details of death

According to some sources perished in Russian concentration camp TayshetLag.

perpetrators

Russians

others related in death

STANKIEWICZ Adam, ZJATYK John

murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

OzerLag: Russian concentration camp and forced labour camp in Irkutsk region, within a group of Tajshetlag concentration camp, functioning in 1948‑60. (more on:  gulagmuseum.org [access: 2014.11.14])

TayshetLag: In Tajszet, in Irkuck region in Siberia, there was a number of GULAG camps — among them OzerLag and Angartroy — where prisoners slaved mainly at forest clearances. (more on: pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2013.08.10], www.taishet.ru [access: 2013.08.10])

AngarLag: Russian concentration camp and forced labour camp (part of Gulag penal system), by Angara river in Siberia, operational in 1947‑60. Up to 44,000 prisoners slaved at road construction, wood clearances and in factories. (more on: www.gulag.memorial.de [access: 2014.12.20])

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])

sources

personal:
www.marianie.pl [access: 2013.05.19], www.katolicy.eu [access: 2013.05.19], www.radzima.net [access: 2013.05.19]
bibliograhical:
„Lexicon of Polish clergy repressed in USSR in 1939‑1988”, Roman Dzwonkowski, SAC, ed. Science Society KUL, 2003, Lublin
original images:
www.marianie.pl [access: 2013.05.19], www.marianie.pl [access: 2013.05.19], ipn.gov.pl [access: 2019.02.02]

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