Elias Sekerek

Date of Birth: 
circa 1901
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Czech
Hometown(s): 
Winnipeg, Manitoba; Bajirovce, Czechoslovakia
Date of immigration to Canada: 
Monday, 26 July 1926
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-05-28 sailed
Unit: 
6th Anti-Tank Battery
Final status: 
MIA at Zaragossa or Huesca
Sources: 
RGASPI Fond 5345, Opis 6, Delo 569, ll. 4 (ver arch gen amer); RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 47, ll. 20, Letter from Helge Meyer to Kerr, July 27, 1937 listing Canadians in the Palafox BN and the 6th Anti-Tank Battery; Hoar; Petrou; Ancestry