I escape with my pragnent wife
Miloš Jakac - Emilio Giacazi was born and raised in Veli Mlun, Istria, Croatia. His parents were farmers. In 1943. his father was killed and his mother was a single parent. He went to school in Veli Mlun, Buzet and Rijeka. Family Jakac was wery rich. In the house they mostly used Croatian language or Istrian dialect for conversation. His family did not go very often to the church. His father was in a Royal army and he supported partisans. During german ocupation, German soldiers came to the village and they took his father away. The rest of the family was hidden for a few months. In 1954. Miloš has finished his education and went to military Academy in Sarajevo where he stayed for a year. At the Academy he was promoted to a Second Lieutenant. When Miloš came back home he did not want to pursue his career in the Army. He decided to escape with his pregnant wife to Canada. During their escape they spent a few months in a refugee camp. When they came to Canada Miloš was working on the farm and at the Railway. He started a constructing business. In 1992. he came back home to Veli Mlun.