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

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  • POPIEŁUSZKO George Alexander, source: www.pobrzeze.net, own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOPOPIEŁUSZKO George Alexander
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religious status

blessed

surname

POPIEŁUSZKO

forename(s)

George Alexander (pl. Jerzy Aleksander)

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    Grave monument, St Stanislaus Kostka parish, Warsaw
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  • POPIEŁUSZKO George Alexander - Commemorative plaque, military field cathedral, Warsaw, source: own collection; CLICK TO ZOOM AND DISPLAY INFOPOPIEŁUSZKO George Alexander
    Commemorative plaque, military field cathedral, Warsaw
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beatification date

06.10.2000

John Paul II

function

diocesan priest

creed

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

diocese / province

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

date and place of birth

14.09.1947

Okopy

presbyter (holy orders)/
ordination

28.05.1972 (Warsaw cathedral)

positions held

Health Service specialist chaplain, vicar of St Stanislaus Kostka parish in Warsaw–Żoliborz, f. vicar of St Anne in Warsaw, Baby Jesus in Warsaw–Żoliborz, Mother of God Queen of Poland in Anin, Holy Trinity in Ząbki parishes

date and place of death

19.10.1984

Włocławek

cause of death

murder

details of death

On 31.08.1980 said Mass to striking workers of Warsaw Steel Mill. After declaration of martial law on 13.12.1981 started to held monthly Masses for the Homeland. Stopped, searched, interrogated and harassed many times by the commi–nazi SB, Polish unit of Russian KGB. Accused of „abuse of priestly functions”. On 13.10.1984 survived an attempt on his life, organised by SB. On 19.10.1984 abducted by the SB on the way from Bydgoszcz to Toruń. Tortured. Murdered. His body was dumped into Vistula river and found on 30.10.1984.

alt. dates and places of death

25.10.1984 (c.)

Bor Kazuński

alt. details of death

There are indication that he might have been murdered a few days later, after abduction. In the meantime extensively tortured.

perpetrators

Russians / Poles

others related in death

BLACHNICKI Francis, KIJ Anthony, KOWALCZYK Stanislaus (Fr Honoré), NIEDZIELAK Steven, PALIMĄKA Stanislaus, SUCHOWOLEC Stanislaus, ZYCH Silvester

murder sites
camps (+ prisoner no)

Martial law of 1981: Martial law declared on 12.1981 by Russian controlled Polish commi–nazi party and army of the Russian republic prl, aimed to liquidate the independent trade union "Solidarity". During c. 8 years of martial law regulations SB, Polish commi–nazi unit of Russian NKWD, murdered over 100 activists of "Solidarity". At least five priests were also killed in circumstances never fully explained. (more on: en.wikipedia.org [access: 2015.03.01])

sources

personal:
pl.wikipedia.org [access: 2014.12.20]
original images:
www.pobrzeze.net [access: 2014.12.20], www.kazimierzziobro.pl [access: 2014.12.20], www.solidarnosc.org.pl [access: 2014.12.20], www.24ikp.pl [access: 2014.12.20]

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