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Louis Zivin

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Zivin, Louis


Zivin, Louis. (Zwin, Civin), b. November 15, 1897, Russia; Russian American; Grammer school education; Prior Military Service in the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, 1916-21, rank SGT; To US 1923, Alt dob December, actual address was the 4256 Bernard Street. IWO member from 1935;Divorced; Painter and interior decorator; received passport# 5441 Chicago series on February 19, 1937 which listed his address as 1310 North Washtenaw and 4256 Bernard Street, both Chicago, Illinois; Sailed March 24, 1937 aboard the Manhattan; Arrived in Spain on April 24, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Co. 1, Lincoln-Washington BN Sanidad,  Served at Quinto, Belchite, Fuentes del Ebro, Teruel, Seguro de los Banos, Retreats, Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on December 15, 1938 aboard the Paris; d. August 1981.

 

Source: Sail, SACB, Mac-Pap, RA.

Photograph: Corporal Louis Zivin, Lincoln-Washington Sanidad, September 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo011; ALBA Photo number 11-0609. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.

 

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