Biography

(Stipe, Stefan), b. July 10, 1894, Gornji Vinjani, Croatia; Croatian American,to US 1913; Machinist and miner; CP, visited USSR in 1935; received passport# 241342 on September 24, 1935 which listed his address as 974 East 76th, Cleveland, Ohio; Sailed March 10, 1937 aboard the Washington; Served with the XV BDE, Dimitrov and George Washington BNs, Chauffeur for Vladimir Copic; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; d. February 1984, San Pedro, California. Source: Sail, SACB, South Slav.