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David Morris Reiss

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k-Reiss, David Morris. Single; Textile worker, CP 1932, Domicile 437 E. 26th, Patterson, New Jersey; 29 yrs. old, Sailed March 10, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary, Arrived in Spain on March 25, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln, Lincoln-Washington BN, MG Co. Commander; BN Commander, rank Teniente, Served at Jarama, Brunete, Quinto, Teruel and the Retreats, KIA March 10, 1938 when the BN command post was hit by an artillery shell.

Sources: Cader (under Reis, Morris D.), BN 58 Retreats, RA.

Photograph: Reiss, Commander, and David (Red) Drummond, Political Commissar, Machine-gun Company, Lincoln-Washington, October 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection ; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-0772. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.

 

 

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