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Martin William Hourihan


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Hourihan, Martin William. b. October 13, 1905 (1907), Towanda, Pennsylvania; Irish American; Six and a half years prior military service in the US Army; Single; Seaman and Teacher; CP 1926 (1928) and IWW; received passport# 359480 on December 31, 1936 which listed his address as Mobile, Alabama, and Towanda, Pennsylvania; Sailed January 23, 1937 aboard the Champlain; Arrived in Spain on February 2, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN.  Company Commander Company 2 Jarama, BN Commander WIA 15 April Jarama; promoted to Regimental Adjutant prior to the Brunete Campaign;  WIA Brunete; Returned to the US on June 24, 1938 aboard the Washington; d. December 4, 1995.


Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Lincoln, RA,  Daily Worker June 25, 1938; SSN.

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Additional Notes ALT DOB 1907; School teacher in Alabama; MARTIN W HOURIHAN 13 Oct 1911 04 Dec 1995 36028 (Dozier, Crenshaw, AL) (none specified) 551-26-5522 California