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John Savako


Savako, John. (Sorako, Suvako), b. July 6, 1895, Lithuania, Polish American, 8th grade education, US  Army 6 months, Divorced, Painter and Cabinet maker, CP 1929, received passport# 6334 New York series on February 19, 1937 which listed his address as 3131 Carnegie Avenue, and 1524 Prospect Avenue, both Cleveland, Ohio (Cory, Pennsylvania), Sailed February 20, 1937 aboard the Ile de France, Arrived in Spain on March 17, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, later transferred to the 35th Division Sanidad, Returned to the US  on December 15, 1938 aboard the Paris.


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Last Name Savako
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