Biography of Father Stanisƚaw Dziadek

Born in 1889. Graduated from seminary and was ordained. Served in Drohobych, Lviv oblast, and remained there during the Soviet and German occupations. July 22, 1950 – after the return of the Red Army and establishment of Soviet rule – Fr. Stanisƚaw was arrested and on October 10, 1950, he was sentenced under Article 54-10(2) of the Criminal Code of the Ukrainian SSR to ten years in corrective labor camp with loss of rights for five years and confiscation of personal property [Drohobych Dist. Ct.]. Sent to the Ministry of Interior’s Highway Construction Camp (Gushosdor) in Kharkiv oblast; July 20, 1952, he was transferred to Sevvostoklag (Susuman, on the Kolyma). December 18, 1954 – sent to a camp in Kharkiv oblast; released September 30, 1955. Returned to Drohobych where he died in 1958 (exact date of death unknown). Source: Archive of the Directorate, SBU, Ukraine, Drohobych oblast; List compiled by R. Dzwonkowski, SAC
Variant Names:
Dziadek, Stanisƚaw; Dzi︠a︡dek, Stanislav Filippovich
Drohobych (Ukraine); Susuma (Magadan Oblast', Russia); Kharkivsʹka oblastʹ (Ukraine)
male; clergy and religious; survived