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  • Aksel Riistavaara (1890 - 1960)
    Axel Riistavaara teki uransa Jääsken kunnaneläinlääkärinä. Hän valmistui eläinlääkäriksi Dresdenistä. Hän väitteli eläinlääketieteen tohtoriksi Zürichistä. Tämä on mainittavaa kahdesta eri syystä. Ensi...
  • Erna Riistavaara (1898 - c.1985)
  • Lasse Riistavaara (1920 - 1941)
    With the Continuation War having lasted for less than three months, the Russians liberated Lasse from his life living under capitalist oppression in the Syväri front , and for his life-long fear for th...
  • Liisa Niskanen (1921 - 2012)

About the Riistavaara surname

Riistavaara is an adopted name to Finnish from the name Risberg. The name was adopted by Dr. Axel Risberg, who changed his name into the Finnish form of Aksel Riistavaara. The name was ever carried by four persons. His wife Erna, and his children Lars Rafael and Maj-Lis. Unless some of his descendants will adopt the name, it will go down the history as short-lived.