Biography of Jan Morozowski

Description:
Born into a peasant family in Busk, Galicia, in 1893. Lived in Leningrad; he was a shoemaker-handicraftsman. In 1920 he was arrested and banished on account of his “contact with priests.” After his release from exile he returned to Leningrad. In April 1932 he was again arrested and drawn into the investigation in a case against Catholic clergy and laity (Proncketis et al.). June 19, 1932 – sentenced to five years in corrective labor camp [OGPU Collegium]. Fate thereafter unknown. Source: Shkarovskii, p. 273
Variant Names:
Morozowski, Jan; Morozovskiĭ, I︠A︡n Stepanovich
Dates:
1893-1932
Locations:
Busʹk (Ukraine); Saint Petersburg (Russia)
Subjects:
male; Laity; fate unknown