Bondar, Steve

Branch: Polish Army

Steve was born in Mala, Poland on September 7, 1897. He served in the Polish army and was a prisoner of war in Germany for three years. Steve immigrated to Canada in 1928, and arrived in Spirit River in 1929 to file on a homestead. In 1930, he married Eva Sczerbiak. The couple separated in 1951 and Steve moved to Edmonton. He returned to Grande Prairie in 1973 and died in Spirit River in August of 1986.

Sources: The Big Bend p.149