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Albert James Pitt


Pitt, Albert

Pitt, Albert James. (Pitt, James Albert), b. July (June) 17, 1895, Kauvoo, Michigan; Divorced; Auto Worker and Blacksmith; CP 1929; received passport# 411545 on May 13, 1937 which listed his address as 904 South Robinson, Box 234, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Baily, Oklahoma; Sailed May 26, 1937 aboard the Vollendam; Arrested on June 20, 1937 when the vessel he was travelling to Spain on, the Joven Teresa, was intercepted by the French aviso Granit near Port-Vendres; Arrived in Spain on June 21, 1937; Joven Teresa; Served with the  XV BDE, Transport, Driver and Mechanic; Lincoln BN, Co. 1.  Served at Brunete, Teruel, Retreats and Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on December 15, 1938 aboard the Paris.

Source: Sail, SACB (under Pitt, James Albert), Cadre (under Pitt James A.), RA (under Pitt, James Albert), Joven Teresa list from a letter from Jean Massé to Jim Carmody. November 30, 1988, Ancestry.

Photograph: Albert James Pitt in Spain, RA Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 963.


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Last Name Pitt
First/Middle Name Albert James
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