Silent witnesses

44 years old





Ryszard Kowalski, 44 years old 

Chairman of the Plant Committee of NSZZ "Solidarity" in Huta Katowice, arrested following the strike on December 28, 1981. He was imprisoned without trial or sentencing until January 24, 1983. On February 7, 1983 he left home looking for a job and went missing. His body was fished from the Wisław on March 30, 1983.

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