Valetic, Mijo.

Biography

k-Valetic, Mijo (Michael Valentic); b. 1906; South Slav; Single; Steel Worker; CP 1935 Party Literary Agent; Domicile 4 Steuton, Farrell, Pennsylvania; Sailed March 17, 1937 aboard the President Roosevelt; Arrived in Spain on May 25, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau BN; Later transferred to the Petko Miletich Anti-tank battery; Noted as having been approved for repatriation January 1938; Killed in Spain, unknown date or place.
Sources: RGASPI; Cadre (under Valetic, Micheal) Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 958, ll. 8; South Slav; Spisak, in Spanija, 5 : 571.