Toivo Saari

Alternate name(s): 
Jaakonsaari
Saarikivi
Jaakonsalin
Toivesaair
Date of Birth: 
circa 1898
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Finnish
Profession: 
electrician
Hometown(s): 
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Immigration to Canada: 
1924
Political affiliation: 
Communist Party of Canada, 1931
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-02-17
Unit: 
Partisans
Final status: 
Sick; Survived; Recommended for repatriation in August 1937 because of "chronic bronchitis"; Sent back 15 October 1937
Sources: 
Liversedge; Momryk; Petrou; Our Boys in Spain