Valentine Mikhailovich “Val” Pasvolsky
Born in Ukraine. Served in the U. S. Army. Married to Ellen Isabel Stoughton with two sons and a daughter. Scoutmaster. Employed as a municipal engineer.
He exhibited coins and Indian artifacts in 50 states. Member of the U. S. Assay Commission in 1973. He was named a Numismatic NewsNumismatic Ambassador in 1974. He received an ANA Medal of Merit in 1975.
He died in the East Orange, New Jersey, Veterans Hospital.Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies