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John Nicholas Galaxidas
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Birth: 1912
Death: 1957

Born in Greece. Fought in WWII against Nazi occupation, assisting many Americans, English and Greek soldiers in escaping prison camps. Fought against Communists in civil war that followed. Moved to Brazil was a shoe maker. Later moved to Bolivia and opened a shoe factory & invented the first lightweight women's heels -- 1/2 aluminum 1/2 wood. 
East Lawn Memorial Park
Sacramento County
California, USA
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Record added: Jul 17, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 3187
John Nicholas Galaxidas
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- quebecoise
 Added: Oct. 27, 2003
You faught the good fight. Thank you.
May you rest in peace. God bless.
- Todd Criswell
 Added: Aug. 3, 2003
thanks for helping our guys escape
- Dragon
 Added: Feb. 1, 2002

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