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Gene Szkopier

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Szkopier, Gene. (Jon Szkopiec, Jean), b. Ukrain, Russia, to the US  in 1912, Russian/Ukranian-American, Blacksmith, CP, received passport# 376274 on March 18, 1937 which listed his address as 2111-B Broadway and 3829 Drummond Street, both East Chicago, Illinois, 42 yrs. old, Sailed March 31, 1937 aboard the Aquitania, Arrived in Spain on April 22, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Dimitroff BN, Co. 1, rank Cabo; later to XV BDE Guarcia; 17th Battery DECA.  Served at Brunete, Aragon, Teruel, Levante, Returned to the US on February 4, 19389 aboard the President Harding.

 

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Last Name Szkopier
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Additional Notes To US 1912. May be same as Skopzee, Jean but some dates do not agree.