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Book 30. Petro Kekish. Memoirs of the UPA Radioman. Edited by Serhij Volianiuk

Editor in Chief P.J. Potichnyj
Co-editor in Chief I. Homziak
Sponsors 8th Division of ODFFU, Chicago, IL, USA
31st Division of ODFFU, Palatine, IL, USA
Selfreliance Ukrainian American Federal Credit Union (Chicago Department)
Publication Year 2015
ISBN (Canada) 978-1-897431-65-8
ISBN (Ukraine) 978-966-2105-61-2
Pages Count 128
Hard copy price $10 USD
Summary

The book offers memoirs of the radioman Petro Kekish that cover one of the most active periods of the UPA (1944-1945). The author writes about his radio training, his activities in the Ostap battalion and later zahin and in the radio communication group of “Mykola”. Petro Kekish provides one of the most informative narratives about the use of radio communications in the UPA. He also gives a highly critical evaluation of his underground struggle. Toronto-Lviv, 2015. Soft cover: 128 pp. Illustrations. This book was funded by the 8th Chapter of the ORGANIZATION FOR THE DEFENSE OF FOUR FREEDOMS OF UKRAINE,Chicago, IL, 31st Chapter of the ORGANIZATION FOR THE DEFENSE OF FOUR FREEDOMS OF UKRAINE, Palatain, IL, USA and Selfreliance Ukrainian American Federal Credit Union (Chicago, IL, USA).