logo logo

Waldemar Ostrowski

Waldemar Ostrowski, Polish agricultural educator. Decorated Cross of Bravery Ministry of National Defense, 1944, Partizan Cross, 1965, Cross of Warsaw Uprising, 1984, Polonia Restituta Cavalier Cross by President, 1989.

Background

  • Ostrowski, Waldemar was born on July 27, 1928 in Babajewicze, Poland. Son of Antoni and Jadwiga (Zaborska) Ostrowski.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Horitculture, Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1959. Professor Associate (habilitatus), Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1965.

      Professor Full, Ministry of Higher Education, Warsaw, 1979.

    Career

    • Head of fruit storage department Institute Pomology, Skierniewice, Poland, 1951-1961. Head of chair of fruit growing Agricultural Academy, Szczecin, Poland, since 1961. Consultant for fruit storages construction Ministry of Agriculture, Warsaw, 1956-1961.

      Consultant for nursery production Nursery Station, Osowo, Poland, 1968-1980.

    Works

    • Author: Fruit Growing, 1981, second edition, 1988. Co-author: Fruit Storage, 1980, second edition, 1992.

    Membership

    Co-creator Solidarity, Szczecin, 1980-1991. Lieutenant Home Army, 1943-1944. Colonel Interallied Military Staff, Paris, 1976.

    Fellow Szczecin Science Association (vice president since 1961). Member World Home Army Soldiers Association (staff).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, hunting, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Krystyna Mempel, 1963. 1 child, Piotr.
    • father: Antoni Ostrowski
    • mother: Jadwiga (Zaborska) Ostrowski
    • spouse: Krystyna Mempel
    • child: Piotr Ostrowski
    See on larger map
    Born July 27, 1928
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1951
      Master of Science in Horitculture
    • 1959
      Center Agricultural University
    • 1965
      Center Agricultural University
    • 1979
      Ministry of Higher Education
    • 1951 - 1961
      Head, of fruit storage department Institute Pomology
      Skierniewice, Poland
    • 1961
      head, of chair of fruit growing Agricultural Academy
      Szczecin, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland