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Samuel Waitzman


Waitzman, Samuel

Waitzman, Samuel. b. February 19, 1911, NYC, Jewish, Attended City of College of New York, Single, Journalist, (YCL & CP 1931) CP November 1935, u. org., Received passport# 36840 February 20, 1937 which listed his address as 680 East 140th Street, Bronx, New York and 600 East 139th Street, NYC (47 W. 87th Street, NYC), Sailed March 18, 1937, Normandie, Arrived in Spain on March 28, 1937, Served with the XV BDE, Washington BN; BDE Transport; 35th Division Sanidad; XV BDE, Sanidad, last unit British BN, rank Soldado;  Served at Brunete, Quinto, Belchite, Fuentes del Ebro, Teruel, Seguro de los BaƱos, Retreats and Ebro Offensive; WIA July 28, 1937; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia, d. January 1982, New Jersey.


Sources: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Pay, RA.

Photograph: Samuel Waitzman in Spain, RA Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 1008.

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Last Name Waitzman
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Additional Notes (poss hit dob off by one day) SAMUEL WAITZMAN 18 Feb 1911 Jan 1982 07960 (Morristown, Morris, NJ) 07960 (Morristown, Morris, NJ)