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Samuel Harold Levinger

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Levinger, Samuel


k-Levinger, Samuel Harold. Single; Student; Socialist Party (YPSL); received passport# 222217 on June 28, 1935 which listed his address as 2267 Indianela Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, 22; Sailed January 16, 1937 aboard the Paris; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN; Lincoln-Washington Battalion, MG Company; Served at Jarama, Brunete, Quinto, and Belchite; Died from wounds in Pueblo de Hijar Hospital on September 4, 1937, buried in the town.

Source: SACB, Lincoln, Americans and Canadians, RA, USSDA 2:0721, 57:0004;  ALBA 280 Samuel Levinger Papers; Laurie E. Levinger, Love and Revolutionary Greeting: An Ohio Boy in the Spanish Civil War (Eugene, Oregon: Resource Publications, 2012).

Photograph: Sam Levinger at 18. Photograph courtesy Josh Levinger.

 

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