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John Horton Corrigan


k-Corrigan, John Horton. (Corrigan, Anicleto); b. January 13, 1916, Newark, New Jersey; Attended New York University; Married; Student and Truck driver; YCL 1935; received passport# 366427 on February 10, 1937 which listed his address as 344 Lafayette Street, Newark, New Jersey, 22 years old; Sailed February 17, 1937 aboard the President Roosevelt; Arrived in Spain on March 7, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau BN, MG Company; Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, OTS graduated January 1938; Killed in action March 13, 1938, Belchite, during the  Retreats; Harry Fisher states that Corrigan and Paul McEchron stayed behind as a rear guard during the retreat and were killed or captured and executed.


Source: SACB, Cadre, BN 58 Retreats; RA, USSDA 2:0469; POW.

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