Arek Bandzierz

Arek Bandzierz

Amica at West Vancouver

Foreign Service – Independent Polish Paratrooper Brigade – Served 3 years

Arek was a paratrooper in the Independent Polish Paratrooper Brigade. Training in Britain, he started his 3 years of service as a Sergeant, later becoming a Lieutenant.

Stationed in Scotland, Arek was responsible for training paratroopers and agents specialized to go abroad. He learned patience in order to train and encourage trainees.

Arek remembers pulling parachute bags at the tail of the plane. He would never leave someone behind.