Biography of Father Zygmunt Dziedziak

Born in 1892. Graduated from seminary and was ordained. He served outside Lwów and was there at the time of the Soviet and German occupations. On July 22, 1950 – after the return of the Red Army and establishment of Soviet rule – Father Zygmunt was arrested in Drohobych oblast. October 12, 1950 – sentenced under Articles 54-2 and 54-10 of the Criminal Code of the Ukrainian SSR to ten years in corrective labor camp with loss of rights and confiscation of personal property [Drohobych Dist. Ct.]. Sent to GUSHosDor [Highway Construction] Camp No. 2 in Kharkiv oblast; released September 30, 1952. Returned to Drohobych oblast where he died in 1958 (exact date and place of death unknown). Source: Archive of Directorate, SBU, Drohobych oblast; list compiled by R. Dzwonkowski, SAC.
Variant Names:
Dzedziak, Zigmunt Vintsentovich; Dziedziak, Zygmunt
L'viv (Ukraine); Kharkiv (Ukraine); Drohobych (Ukraine)
male; clergy and religious; survived