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Boris Rudolph Oretchkin


k-Oretchkin, Boris Rudolph.  b. December 14, 1889, Moscow, Russia; Russian American, Attended university in Russia for 2 years;  Served in the US Army 1 year; Single; Railroad and metal worker; No party affilitation known;  received passport# 4013 Chicago series on July 2, 1936 which listed his address as 1247 Troy Street, Chicago, Illinois, Sailed April 24, 1937 aboard the Vollendam; Served with the XV BDE, MacKenzie-Papineau BN in training, transferred to another unit in the XV BDE prior to Belchite, Killed in action September 5, 1937, Belchite.


Source: SACB, Mac-Pap, BN 58 Retreats, Americans and Canadians, RA.

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