Bardha Markagjoni

Born – Orosh, Mirdite

Died – Shkoder

1925 – 2013

Bardha Markagjoni

Arrest/Internment History

March 1945 – Arrested and held under house arrest at the home of Guljelm Luka, Shkoder.

June 1945-Deported with family members to the camp in Berat. While in Berat, Bardha was arrested multiple times and held for 4-5 months each time. She spent one period of 5 months in isolation at Porto Palermo.

1949 – Relocated to concentration camp Tepelene.

1953 – Transferred to labor camp Saver, Lushnje.

1965 – Married Gjergj Bici and relocated to Milot.

1975 – Arrested for agitation and sentenced to 10 years.

1982 – Released from prison early with reduced sentence.

1986 – Her husband Gjergj died and she was interned once again in the Zadrima District.

1991 – Reunited with surviving family members and moved to her family home in Shkodra.

19 March, 2013 – Died peacefully at home.

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