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Press release of the Operational Command of PAF
23.12.2011
22.12. Operational Command of Polish Armed Forces informs with great sorrow that on 22 December in the afternoon Sgt. Zbigniew Biskup died in Polish hospital in Ghazni at the Intensive Care Unit.

The cause of his death is being clarified by medical services of Polish Military Contingent. It is not connected with combat activities. Family of Sgt. Biskup has been informed about his death.

Sgt. Zbigniew Biskup served in Afghanistan for over two months. It was his fourth foreign mission. Before he had served in Iraq (July 2005 – March 2006 and January – August 2008 and in Afghanistan (May – November 2010). He was a senior technician of the helicopter of the Independent Air-Assault Group.

He left his wife and a son. He was 35 years old.
  

PRESS OFFICER
OPERATIONAL COMMAND
POLISH ARMED FORCES

LtCol Mirosław OCHYRA