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Vasile G. Faklis

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Title

Vasile G. Faklis

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, portrait of Vasile G. Faklis (1892-1982) in military uniform

Description

Vasile G. Faklis (1892-1982) left Symi for Tarpon Springs, where he founded Faklis Department Store and Shoe Repair in 1912. He proudly served in the U.S. army during World War I and is shown here in his military uniform in 1917. His sons, George and Michael, served during World War II and continued the family business.

Source

Faklis family

Date

1917

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546041.jpg

Citation

“Vasile G. Faklis ,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed August 17, 2018, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2898.