Sisti, Pietro.

Biography

Sisti, Pietro. (Siety, Pete); b. May 29, 1890 (1891), Collagna, Province of Reggio nell'Emilia, Italy, To the US on May 11, 1914 aboard the SS Palermo from Genoa through Canada, he made two previous trips in 1910 and 1913; Italian American; father Giovanni Sisti; Single; Laborer; CP 1929; 48 years old; Domicile 2700 Charleston, St. Louis, Missouri; Sailed March 18, 1937 aboard the Normandie; Arrived in Spain on April 2, 1937; Served in the International Brigades in the Intendencia (Supply branch), Albacete; In June 1937 was a patient in Orihuela Hospital; On 12 August 1938 he left Spain and crossed into France; Returned to the US on September 4, 1938 through Quebec, Canada aboard the Alania; Wife May Oldham (1899; Sisti is included the Italian police files because of his antifascist ideas and is listed in the wanted bulletin; d. August 26, 1954, Multnomah, Oregon, buried in Riverview Mausoleum in Portland, Oregon.
Sources: Cadre; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 984, ll. 2 (under Siety); PS; La Spagna Nel Nostro Cuore; L-W Tree Ancestry; Find-a-Grave #171338773.