Pawel Stypula

Poland

Polish Army

Corporal, 2nd Masovian Sappers Brigade

6/26/2010, Ghazni, Afghanistan


On 26th June 2010 at about 19.45 (local time) in the southern part of Ghazni province, Polish sapper, Corporal Paweł Stypuła, was killed while defusing a land mine.

His team had been called by a Polish patrol who had narrowly escaped the blast from another IED. Corporal Stypula, aged 26, was serving with the 2nd Masovian Sappers Brigade.

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