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Morris Simon Fishman


Fishman, Morris Simon

Fishman, Morris Simon. b. April 8, 1913, Russia, Russian American, Jewish, High school education, Single, Seaman (NMU), Actor, Electrician, Resteraunt worker and Clerk; CP 1930 (1929) unit organizer; received passport# 17133 San Francisco series on March 21, 1936 which gave his address as 4915 (4015) Perry Street, Los Angeles, California, and NYC, Sailed March 24, 1937 aboard the Manhattan, Arrived in Spain on May 16, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, trained with MacKenzie-Papineau BN, transferred as a replacement to the Lincoln-Washington BN, Transmissions, served in the Aragon through Fuentes del Ebro, later in BDE transmissions, Returned to the US on March 9, 1938 aboard the Paris

Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre, XV BDE, Mac-Paps, RA, Ancestry.

Photograph: Morris Fishman, Transmiciones, September 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-0613. 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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