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Oscar Christian Neef


Neef, Oscar Christian. b. August 24, 1905, Chicago, Illinois; Single; Seaman; IWW 1928; received passport# 472253 on August 23, 1937 which listed his address as 1826 Summerdole Avenue, Chicago, Illinois; Sailed September 1, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on October 14, 1937;  Served with an unidentified unit likely within the XV BDE, wounded in action he was still in the hospital awaiting repatriation in October 1938; Returned to the US on November 2, 1938 aboard the Paris; d. March 1959.


Source: Sail, SACB, RA, Matt White "Wobblies in the Spanish Civil War" ASR (Anarcho-Syndicalist Review), 42/3,Winter 2005-6, p 44; Ancestry, SSN.

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