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Author Topic: Maximilian Maria Kolbe SP3RN, patron saint of amateur radio operators  (Read 351 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe, SP3RN,  was a Polish Conventual Franciscan friar who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in the German death camp of Auschwitz, located in German-occupied Poland during World War II. He is the patron saint of amateur radio operators, and his feast day is August 14.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maximilian_Kolbe
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Interesting, didn't know he was a Ham.
Tnx for posting. 
Das Radiobunker somewhere in Michigan

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Great post Chris,
chwala bohaterow!