Boleslavas Alksnys

Boleslavas Alksnys
Alternate name(s): 
Bolesslav; Alkamis; Alksuis; Alksnis; Bolis
Date of birth: 
Monday, 20 August 1906
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Lithuanian
Profession: 
Farmer and farm tractor operator, unemployed when left for Spain
Hometown(s): 
Calgary, Alberta; Lethbridge, Alberta; Seduva, Lithuania
Date of Immigration to Canada: 
1929
Education: 
Education through 1st grade in Lithuania
Affiliations to union and social groups: 
Single Unemployed Association of Calgary; Lithuanian Labour Club
Prior military experience: 
Lithuanian Army
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-07-06 arrived
Unit: 
Mackenzie Papineau Battalion
Final status: 
Listed KIA 6 July 1937 at Belchite, though the dates do not match
Sources: 
Momryk; Petrou; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 3, Delo 509, ll. 9; Opis 6, Delo 537 (Questionnaire notes no Party); Hoff