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Helmar Helgeson


Helgeson, Helmar. (Hegelson); b. February 16, 1902, Vermillion, South Dakota; Single; Driver and Cleaner; CP March 1933 unit organizer; received passport# 402550 on May 21, 1937 which listed his address as 516 West Cedar Street, Vermillion, South Dakota; Sailed May 26, 1937 aboard the Vollendam; Arrested on June 20, 1937 when the vessel he was travelling to Spain on, the Joven Teresa, was intercepted by the French aviso Granit near Port-Vendres; Arrived in Spain on June 26, 1937;  Arrived in Spain on June 22, 1937; Served with the Medical services , Benicasim (?); Returned to the US on February 4, 1939 aboard the President Harding; d. December 15, 1990.

Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre, RA, Joven Teresa list from a letter from Jean Massé to Jim Carmody. November 30, 1988; Joven Teresa list from a letter from Jean Massé to Jim Carmody. November 30, 1988; SSN.

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Last Name Helgeson
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Additional Notes HELMAR C HELGESON 16 Feb 1902 15 Dec 1990 (V) 93550 (Palmdale, Los Angeles, CA) Idaho