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RADOMISKA, ANDREJS

  • December 18, 1905 - Born, near Madona
  • 1922 - completes high school in Ludza
  • 1922 - enrolls in Olava business college
  • 1927 - serves in the military, assigned to the HQ
  • 1927 - Accepted into military college, artillery section
  • 1929 - Graduates from military college. Rank: Lieutenant
  • Assigned to the Zemgale Artillery Regiment, based in Daugavpils.
  • 1930 - Transfers to the Aviation Regiment and is enrolled in flight school.
  • 1930 (autumn) - Graduates from flight school
  • 1931 - Transferred back to the Zemgales Artillery, where he completes courses in meteorology, and chemistry.
  • November 18, 1933 - Promoted to the rank of 1st Lt.
  • 1935 - Assigned to an anti-aircraft unit.
  • 1939 - Assigned to the anti-aircraft regiment.
  • 1941 (Soviet occupation) - released from the military.
  • 1941 (German occupation) - commander of Aglona district police
  • 1942 - transferred to command of the 3rd Ludzas district police, at Zilupe.
  • 1943 - Promoted to the police rank of Captain.
  • 1944 - Called into the Latvian Legion, assigned to a heavy artillery unit.
  • With the disintegration of the Latvian unit, a new artillery unit is established with Radomiska as commander. This unit was eventually captured by the American forces.
  • After the war, emigrated to Canada, living in Victoria, BC and later in Edmonton, Alberta.
    Radomiska

    Sources

    - Daugavas Vanagu Menesraksts 1991, No.3

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