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Hans Peter Jorgensen

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Jorgensen, Hans Peter - WWII


Jorgensen, Hans Peter. b. July 6, 1901, Kjarum or Sonderborg, Denmark; Danish American; Education through the 8th grade and apprenticeship as a butter maker; Single; Dairy farmer and Farmer; CP 1934 unit organizer; received passport# 367747 on February 17, 1937 which listed his address as 408 Penn Avenue South Apartment 5, Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Akron, Minnesota; Sailed April 10, 1937 aboard the Rotterdam; Arrived in Spain on May 5, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, MacKenzie-Papineau BN; Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported WIA Retreats, 10 March 1938, Caspe; Returned to the US on October 25, 1938 aboard the Ile de France; WWII US Army, stateside service, Rank Corporal; d. May 12, 1995, Fort Snelling, Minnesota.

 

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Mac-Paps, BN 58 Retreats; (obituary) The Volunteer, Volume 17, No. 2, Fall 1995, p. 7.

Photograph: Hans Peter Jorgensen in WWII. Photograph courtesy Jorgensen family.

 

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