Litopys UPA

The website of the chronicles of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army

Volume 1. Yurii Stupnytsky. My past life

Editor in Chief P.J. Potichnyj
Editor O. Vovk
Sponsors Irena and Oles' Mychajluk
Publication Year 2000
ISBN (Canada) 0-920092-56-X
ISBN (Ukraine) 966-02-1345-X
Pages Count 128
Hard Copy Price $35 USD

In these memoirs, the author, who hails from the Volyn region, describes his family life and experiences starting from his youth in the late 1930s and ending with his release from imprisonment in the mid-1950s. Both he and his father, Col. Leonid Stupnytsky, Chief-of-Staff of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army, joined the UPA in 1943. The author was trained in the «Druzhynnyky» UPA Officers’ Training School. Following his arrest in 1944, he spent many years incarcerated in Soviet prisons and concentration camps. Toronto-Kyiv, 2000. Softcover: 128 pp. Illustrations and maps. This book was funded by IRENA and OLES MYKHALIUK, from Philadelphia, USA.