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Frank Oscar Aho


Aho, Frank Oscar. (Ano); b. April 30, 1901, Cedar Valley, Twp. Minnesota; Finnish American; Education through the 6th grade; Single; Laborer and Timber worker; CP 1936 and IWW 1920; received passport# 470797 on August 17, 1937 which listed his address as Route 1, Box 33, Floodwood, Minnesota, and Duluth Minnesota; Sailed October 2, 1937 aboard the Georgic; Arrived in Spain on October 15, 1937; Entered the IB on October 21, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, MG Co.; XV BDE, Special MG Co.; MacKenzie-Papineau Battalion, MG Co. fought at Lecera, Caspe, Gandesa, Ebro Offensive; rank Soldado; Returned to the US on December 15, 1938 aboard the Paris; d. February 10, 1940, Saint Louis, Minnesota.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Pay, RA, Finnish, K. E. Heikkinen, ed., Meidän Poikamme Espanjassa (Our Boys in Spain), Finnish Workers Federation, USA, Inc., 1939, translated by Matti A. Mattson; Ancestry.


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Last Name Aho
First/Middle Name Frank Oscar
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AKA Last Name 1
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Education HS
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Passport # 470797
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