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Joseph Edward Benson


Benson, Joseph Edward. b. November 2, 1909, Brooklyn, New York; Education through the 8th grade; Prior military service with the National Guard, 2 years; Single; Writer and Stock clerk; CP 1936 (1935); received passport# 417645 in May 1937 which listed his address as 321 69th Street, NYC; Sailed June 4, 1937 aboard the Statendam; Arrived in Spain on June 22, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, MacKenzie-Papineau BN; Returned to the US on July 20, 1938 aboard the Champlain; d. August 28, 1989.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Mac-Paps, RA, Ancestry; SSN.


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Last Name Benson
First/Middle Name Joseph Edward
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