Rovetto, Emanuel Basil.


k-Rovetto, Emanuel Basil. (Rovetta; Rovetti, Emanuela), b. July 25, 1896, Ragusa, Italy; Italian American, Married, Driver; Received Passport# 415708 on May 18, 1937 which listed his address (wife’s) as 58 Goodwin Place, Brooklyn, New York, Sailed June 2, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Served with the XII BDE, Garibaldi, Engineers; KIA September 27, 1938, Rasquera, Ebro Front, killed in an air raid.
Sources: USSDA 2:0882, 59:0528; AICVAS; “Emanuele Rovetta” La Spagna nel nostro cuore, 406; Italiani caduti in Spagna combattendo contro il Fascismo, Quaderni Italiani, (New York: 1943). 976