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Ignatz Moscowitz


Ignatz Moskovitz

Moscowitz, Ignatz. (Moskowitz), b. January 10, 1903, Budapest, Hungary, Hungarian American, Jewish, POW, High school education, Single, Electrician and Seaman (NMU),; CP 1930; received passport# 922 New York series on October 24, 1937 which listed his address as 47 Jackson Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey and NYC, Sailed September 4, 1937 aboard the Champlain, Arrived in Spain on September 19, 1938; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats, Captured April 11, 1938 at Tortosa,  Exchanged April 22, 1939, Returned to the US on May 10, 1939 aboard the Ile de France, WWII US Army, was captured by Japanese forces and did not survive.


Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, RA, USSDA 2:0777, 57:0749; Ancestry.

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