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David Gillis Kelly


Kelly, David Gillis. b. April 20, 1903, Johnstown, Pennsylvania; POW; Single; Artist; CP 1935, membership director; received passport# 476206 on September 14, 1937 which listed his address as 639 Tioga Street, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and 410 (110) Madison Avenue, NYC; Sailed October 2, 1937 aboard the Georgic; Arrived in Spain on October 21, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats, Gandesa; Captured; Exchanged April 22, 1939; returned to the US on May 10, 1939 aboard the Ile de France; WWII Merchant Marine.


Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, POW, Ancestry.

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Last Name Kelly
First/Middle Name David Gillis
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Additional Notes part of the Undercrust at San Pedro; Homosexual