Yugoslavia: 1945


Photos of Slobodan's ancestors who were lost in WWII, with the exception of his mother

S.D.Paich was conceived on the eve of the announcement of the capitulation of Hitler's Germany in the spring of 1945. The parents gave him the name Slobodan which means “one who is free.”

Slobodan's mother Gertrude  Slobodan's father Petar

At left: Mother Gordana Gertrude ne. Spitz, Right: Father Petar, known in the Resistance Movement as "Los"

Slobodan at six months old

At six months old