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Henry Einar Heinanen


Heinanen, Henry Einar

Heinanen, Henry Einar. b. July 18, 1901, Sarrijarvi, Finland; Finnish American; Public school education; Single; Mechanic and Steel worker; CP 1937; Domicile 457 Clarendon Street, Monessen, Pennsylvania; Sailed June 12, 1938 aboard the Georgic; Arrived in Spain on May 18, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau BN, MG Co., Company Cook; WIA during Retreats; To France February 7, 1939 where he was placed into a French Concentration Camp; Returned to the US on April 15, 1939 aboard the George Washington.

Sources: Cadre, Mac-Pap, XV BDE, Finnish, K. E. Heikkinen, ed., Meidän Poikamme Espanjassa (Our Boys in Spain), Finnish Workers Federation, USA, Inc., 1939, translated by Matti A. Mattson. Ancestry.

Photograph: Our Boys in Spain.

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Last Name Heinanen
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