Roman-Taras Yosypovych Shukhevych (Ukrainian: Роман Йосипович Шухевич, also known by his pseudonym Taras Chuprynka; 30 June 1907 – 5 March 1950) was a Ukrainian politician, military leader and general of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA).
|Born||30 June 1907|
Krakovets, Galicia, Austria–Hungary
|Died||5 March 1950 (aged 42)|
Bilohorscha, Lviv, Ukrainian SSR
Nazi Germany (1941–1942)
National Government (1941)
|Service/branch||Polish Army (1928–1929)|
Carpathian Sich (1938–1939)
Nachtigall Battalion (1941)
|Years of service||1928–1950|
|Battles/wars||Invasion of Carpatho-Ukraine|
World War II
Insurgency in western Ukraine
|Awards||Military Merit Cross|
Member of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists. Commander (from Ukrainian side) of the Nachtigall Battalion (1941–1942). Chairman of the General Secretariat of the Ukrainian Supreme Liberation Council (1943–1950).