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Harry Edward Lichter


Wisconsin Volunteers

Lichter, Harry Edward. (Richter, H. E.), b. February 22, 1912, Russia; Russian American; Graduated from Milwaukee Arts and Education College, 1930-34, BA; Single; Artist and School Teacher; CP of Canada May 1936; Received passport# 367473 on February 15, 1937 which listed his address as 3210 (2210) West Walnut Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Sailed March 18, 1937 aboard the Normandie; Arrived in Spain on March 27, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Estado Mayor; XV BDE, Transmissiones, rank Soldado; Served at Quinto, Belchite, Teruel, Retreats and Ebro Offensive;  WIA at Belchite;  Rank Brigada; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WWII Armed forces.

 Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Pay, RA.

Photograph: Wisconsin volunteers (standing) Fred Palmer, Harry Lichter, Ray Disch; (seated) John Cookson, Clarence Kailin. Photograph Clarence Kailin, VALB/ALBA.


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