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Emil Joseph Jacobs


Jacobs, Emil Joseph

Jacobs, Emil Joseph. b. December 20, 1909, NYC; Syrian American; Attended Flint Junior College and the University of Michigan with a total of 2 years between the schools; Single; Writer; CP August 1935; received passport# 397411 on February 5, 1937 which listed his address as 250 West 22nd Street, and 235 East 26th Street, both NYC (909 Hoyt Avenue, Saginaw, Michigan); Sailed February 20, 1937 aboard the Ile de France; Arrived in Spain on March 10, 1937; Served with the 5th Army Corps, and Regt. de Tren (?); last unit XV BDE, Estado Mayor, Sanidad, driver, rank Sargento; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WWII US Army, Rail Transportation Office, HQ Squadron, Rank PFC; d. 1999.


Source: Sail, SACB; Pay, RA, (obituary note died in 1999) The Volunteer, Volume 22, No. 1, Winter 2000, p. 19.

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