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Jack Mail


Mail, John George.  (Jack), b. April 8, 1909, San Francisco, California, Jewish, POW, Single, Commercial Artist; CP 1935, education director;  received passport# 476205 on September 14, 1937 which listed his address as 2114 N Street, Washington, District of Columbia and 410 (110) Madison Avenue, NYC, Sailed October 2, 1937 aboard the Georgic; Arrived in Spain on October 21, 1937;  Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats, Captured April 3, 1938, Gandesa, during the Retreats, Exchanged April 22, 1939, Returned to the US  on May 10, 1939 aboard the Ile de France, WWII Merchant Marines, was part of the “Undercrust” at San Pedro de Cardenas, homosexual.


Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre (under Mail, Jack), BN 58 Retreats, POW, Ancestry.

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Last Name Mail
First/Middle Name Jack
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Additional Notes Part of the Undercrust at San Pedro de Cardenas; Homosexual