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Morris Brier


Brier, Morris

Brier, Morris. (“Moishe”); b. October 4, 1911, NYC; Graduated from Commerce High School, NYC; Single; Accountant; CP 1932 and YCL May 1934 (section organizer for CP); received passport# 363717 on January 26, 1937 which listed his address as 277 Grafton Street, Broolyn, New York; Sailed January 28, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on February 6, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN, WIA February 27, 1937 Jarama, MacKenzie-Papineau BN, MG Co., Fuentes del Ebro, Tereul, Seguro de los Banos, Retreats, WIA Gandesa April 1938, Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on October 25, 1937 aboard the Ile de France; WWII US Army, Infantry, Pacific Theater Battlefield promotion to 1Lieutenant; d. November 6, 1997.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, RA, Americans, (obituary) Abe Osheroff, “Morris Brier,” The Volunteer, Volume 19, No. 1,Winter 1996-97, p. 8.

Photograph: Morris Brier in Spain, RA Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 867. 


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