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Rubin Schechter


Schnechter, Rubin

k-Schechter, Rubin. Jewish, Graduated from Syracuse University in 1927; Married, Salesman, CP 1933, received passport# 365553 on February 4, 1937 which listed his address as 34-32 91st Street, Jackson Heights, Long Island, New York, 32 yrs. old, Sailed March 10, 1937 aboard the Washington, Arrived in Spain on April 2, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Washington BN, Battalion Secretary, WIA Brunete July 24, 1937 while bringing ammunition up to the front lines; d. August 24 (30), 1937 in hospital from wounds and was buried in Murcia.


Sources: SACB, Americans, RA, USSDA 2:0900, 59:0841.

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Last Name Schechter
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