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Nils Waldemar Berg


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Berg, Nils Waldemar. (“Nels”); b. November 28, 1914; Christiana (Kristanenstadt), Sweden; Swedish American; Single; Machinist and Commercial artist; CP and YCL 1933; Domicile Bloomfield, Nova Scotia, Canada; Sailed January 28, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on February 11, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN, severe hand wound resulted in repatriation; Returned to the US on June 27, 1937 aboard the Lafayette; d. July 6, 1994, Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Source: Cadre, Americans, Canadian I; (obituary) “Nils W. Berg, Restaranter, 79,” New York Times, July 9, 1994.; (obituary) The Volunteer, Volume 16, No. 2, Fall 1994, p. 14.; Ancestry, SSN.


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