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Romuald JANUSZKIEWICZ

Romuald was born in Baronowice, Poland on November 7, 1905. He was an officer in the Polish Armed Forces and received a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Warsaw.

He fought in the Second World War as a part of the Polish 2nd Corp, achieving the rank of Major. He ended his military service as Lieutenant Colonel.

He and his wife Helen came to Winnipeg in 1949 and he was employed at Bristol Aerospace as head of the electrical department. He and his wife Helen raised their four children (Richard, Mark, Ronald, and Michael) in Winnipeg.

He was a very active member of the Polish Combatants Association, Branch #13 and later became its President. He was also President of the Canadian Polish Congress in Manitoba.

He earned numerous medals as a soldier and as a leader of the Canadian Polish Community.

Romuald passed away in Winnipeg on 29 September 1999, at the age of 94 years. He was buried at Holy Ghost Cemetery in Winnipeg.

 

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