League of Ukrainian Canadians Edmonton Branch
Brick Number: 
9754-9758

In memory of General Roman Shukhevych (1907 – 1950) who, in 1943,  formed and led the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA), which fought to rid Ukraine of enslavement from Soviet communist rule.  Shukhevych died in battle with Soviet security forces on March 4, 1950.