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John Field


John Field 1934 Yearbook

k-Field, John B. b. March 3, 1913, Villerica, Paraguay; Father Ralph H. Field (1879-), Mother Alice (b. August 26, 1879, Edinburgh, Scotland), (Brother William, b. February 12, 1919, Sao Paulo, Brazil); Graduated with a BA in 1935, from the University of Rochester, briefly at Commonwealth College, in Mena, Arkansas; Single; Salesman and Student; CP 1936; Received Passport# 404270 on May 4, 1937 which listed his address as 204 Thurston Road, Rochester, New York; Sailed May 26, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary; Arrived in Spain on June 18, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion; KIA January 19, 1938, Teruel; Was a well known track star in college; Father Ralph Field was also in the Brigade.


Sources: SACB; Cadre; Mac-Paps; XB BDE; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 889, ll. 4 (ver arch gen amer); Opis 6, Delo 35, ll. 16; USSDA 2:0529, 54:0072.

Photograph: John Field 1934, University of Rochester Yearbook (Interpres).


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