Silent witnesses

31 years old





Father Stanisław Suchowolec, 31 years old 

Assistant curate at the parish of Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Dojlidy, Białystok, previously in Suchowola. He set up a chaplaincy service for workers, held masses for the Homeland, and assisted the persecuted. Beaten on numerous occasions by "unknown assailants". He received numerous anonymous letters with threats, living under constant threat. He died in a fire of his home on January 30, 1989. The perpetrators were never found.

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