Biography of Paweƚ Browcin

Description:
Born into the family of a landowner in Kronstadt in 1874. Received a post-secondary military education and was a colonel in the Tsar’s Army; from 1918 he was assistant of the Puteysky [Rail?] Construction Center. In 1924 he became a Catholic and a parishioner at Notre Dame church; he led a community of Third Order Dominicans. In April 1932 he was arrested in a case against Catholic clergy and laity (Proncketis et al.). June 19, 1932 – sentenced to five years in corrective labor camps [OGPU Collegium]. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Shkarovskii, p. 253
Variant Names:
Brovtsin, Pawel Alekseevich; Browcin, Paweƚ
Dates:
1874-1932
Locations:
Kronshtadt (Russia)
Subjects:
male; laity; fate unknown