Szymon Slowik

Poland

Polish Army

Corporal Senior, 16. Batalion Powietrzno-Desantowy (16th Air Assault Batt.)

2/26/2008, Paktika, Afghanistan


Polish Army Corporal, Szymon Slowik, was one of two Polish soldiers killed on 26th February 2008, when a roadside bomb (IED) was detonated and exploded near their Humvee patrol vehicle in the Sharan district of Paktika, Afghanistan.

Corporal Slowik, aged 33, served with the Polish 16th Air Assault Battalion.

Szymon’s portrait is not yet on a poster