Paliaga, Giuseppe.

Biography

Paliaga, Giuseppe. b. September 25, 1905, Rovjni/Rovinj, Croatia; To the US May 1929 after jumping ship in NY; South Slav; father Giovanni Paliaga, mother Maria (Matessich) Paliaga; Laborer and Seaman; Anarchist; In Spain 1937; Served with the Durruti column; Served on the Huesca Front; Returned to the US in November 1937; d. September 1990, Italy.
Sources: CPC, Italian, South Slav, La Spagna Nel Nostro Cuore; Italian-American Volunteers From Istria and The Slovenian Hinterland of Trieste, From Appendix E in John Peter Kraljic’s The Croatian Community In North America and the Spanish Civil War.