Koneski, Samuel.

Biography

(Konesky, Sam), b. October 11, 1909; New Kensington, Pennsylvania; POW; Chauffer; received passport# 478840 on September 30, 1937 which listed his address as Russelton, Pennsylvania; Sailed October 20, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats, Captured March 10, 1938, Belchite, Retreats. Exchanged April 22, 1939; Returned to the US on May 6, 1939 aboard the President Harding. Source: Sail, SACB, BN 58 Retreats, USSDA 2:0691, 56:0585; POW.