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Harold George Forsha


Forsha, Harold George. b. October 26, 1906, Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania, Attended Westminster College, 3 years ROTC, Newspaper worker and Manager of the Southern Worker, CP October 1931 section organizer and Spanish CP, received passport# 384317 on April 5, 1937 which listed his address as 9109 Frankstown Road, Wilkingsburg, Pennsylvania, Sailed April 13, 1937 aboard the Georgic, Arrived in Spain on May 1 (5), 1937, Served with the Artillery, 11th Regt., 2nd Group, 14th Battery (John Brown Battery), 155mm Guns, Mess Sargento, Quartermaster also served as  Telephonist and Observer, Returned to the US on February 4, 1939 aboard the President Harding, d. May 1977.


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