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Paul Norton Jr. MacEachron


MacEachron, Paul, 1936


k-MacEachron, Paul Norton Jr. (McEachron, Paul), b. January 10, 1914, Des Moines, Iowa, Single, Student, YCL 1937, Domicile 3639 Woodlander, Des Moines, Iowa, Sailed June 5, 1937 aboard the Lancastria, Arrived in Spain on June 24, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Sargento, reported MIA Retreats with note "Rumores muerto.  Mas tarde prensa USA. captura do por enimigo" (Rumored dead. Later US  press stated captured); Harry Fisher in his memoir Comrades states that MacEchron and Jack Corrigan volunteered to stay back as a rear guard during the retreat and were either killed or captured and executed, KIA March 10, 1938, Belchite, during the Retreats.

Sources: Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, USSDA (under McEachron, Paul) 2:0736, 57:0171; Iowa Research.

Photograph: Paul MacEachron, Family 1936.


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