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George A. Raisis

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Raisis, George A. (ΡΑΪΣΗΣ, ΓΙΩΡΓΟΣ; Kaises; Baisis; Ruisio, George; Ruises), b. May 22, 1906, Island of Andros, Greece, to the US at 16; Greek American, 6 yrs. education, Seaman and Driver, CP 1929, Domicile 269 W. 29th Street, NYC, Sailed aboard the Paris, Arrived in Spain on February 17, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln; Lincoln BN, Jarama.

 

Sources:    Greek I, D. Paleologopoulos Greek Antifascist Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), Athens 1986; Steve Tsermegas and L. Tsirmirakes, No Pasaran. Greek Antifascist Volunteers in Spain, Athens 1987.

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Last Name Raisis
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