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32 years old

 

 

 

Wacław Kamiński, 32 years old

A welder at the K-2 Department of the Gdańsk Shipyard. During the demonstration against the banning of "Solidarity" on October 12, 1982, he was hit on the head with a tear gas canister. Unconscious, he was transported to the hospital by an witness in a Żuk van; the vehicle was stopped and he was beaten by a ZOMO unit. He died in the hospital on November 28, 1982 without recovering consciousness. He left behind a son.

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