Lesniak, Walter Peter.

Biography

k-Lesniak, Walter Peter. 26 years old; Single; Farmer; CP 1934; Received Passport# 478770 on September 20, 1937 which listed his address as 2519 Courtland Street, Chicago, Illinois; Sailed October 20, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary; Arrived in Spain via Massanet on October 3, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN; Rank Soldado; Reported WIA April 1, 1938, Batea, during the Retreats; later listed as Killed in action.
Sources: Scope of Soviet Activity; BN 58 Retreats; Cadre; Figueres List; USSDA 2:0715, 56:0963.