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Joseph Martin Walsh, Jr.

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Walsh, Joseph Martin, Jr. (Welsh; Walsh, William Leo), Single; Seaman (NMU), CP or No political affiliation, received passport# 481370 on October 20, 1937 which listed his address as 414 (414) Porter Avenue, Biloxi, Mississippi and 1401 70th Street, Houston, Texas, 31 years old, Sailed November 6, 1937 aboard the Lafayette, Arrived in Spain on November 19, 1937, Served in the NCO School and BN of Instruction until February 1938;  XV Lincoln-Washington BN, Co. 3 until June 12, 1938; Transferred to 35th Division Artillery, Group Ana Pauker, Tudor Vladmirescu BN; last unit (July 1938) XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Co. 1, rank Soldado;  Served at the Retreats, Lerida and Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia.

 

Sources: Sail, SACB, Pay (under Walsh, William), RA, USSDA 2:1022, 61:0587.

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Last Name Walsh
First/Middle Name Joseph Martin, Jr.
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AKA First / Middle 2 William Leo
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Additional Notes Stated he would be returning to Texas.