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Peter Panagiotis Antiros

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Antiros, Peter Panagiotis. (ΑΝΘΗΡΟΣ, ΠΑΝΑΓΙΩΤΗΣ), b. January 1, 1909 (1910), Athens, Greece (Ukraine); Greek American; POW; Single; Marine (cadre); CP 1937; Domicile 272 W. 25th Street, NYC; Sailed August 14, 1937 aboard the Champlain; Arrived in Spain on September 1, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, 24th/59th BN; Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats,  Captured March 10, 1938 Belchite, during the Retreats; exchanged April 22, 1939; Was refused re-entry to the US on grounds that he had left before becoming a citizen; Both Paleologopoulos and Tsermegas state that Antiros was Greekcypriot from America; When he went to Spain he was at the age of 40; At first he was responsible for the Military Police in Albathete. He then joined the Greek Company. He was captured in Belsit at 10.3.38, with a few others, and they were immediately shot by the fascists.

Source: Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, POW, Greek I, D. Paleologopoulos Greek Antifascist Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), Athens 1986; Steve Tsermegas and L. Tsirmirakes, No Pasaran. Greek Antifascist Volunteers in Spain, Athens 1987.

 

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