Schuetrum, Walter J., Jr..

Biography

Schuetrum, Walter J., Jr. b. October 18, 1911, Superior, Wisconsin; 2 years Wisconsin State University, studied Zoology; Single; Student; CP 1936; Received Passport# 448429 on June 22, 1937 which listed his address as 1508 North 21st Street, Superior, Wisconsin; Sailed July 7, 1937 aboard the President Roosevelt; Arrived in Spain via Espolla on July 24, 1937; Served with the Evacuation Group, Ambulance Driver; Later to XV Brigade, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion; 15th Corps Evacuation, Driver; Rank Soldado; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WWII US Army, Tech 4; d. February 16, 1986, San Mateo, California, buried in the Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California; Wife Viola D. Schuetrum.
Sources: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Figueres List; Mac-Pap; Canadian; RGASPI; ALBA 136 Walter Schuetrum Papers; ALBA PHOTO 247 Walter Schuetrum Photographs; Find-a-Grave# 3630986.
Photograph: Walter Schuetrum in Spain, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 983.