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Sanford Karl Land


Land, Sanford Karl

Land, Sanford Karl. (Land, Stafford), b. May 11, 1913, Cleveland, Ohio; Attended college for 1 year; US Army, Ohio National Guard, 3 years; Single; Pilot; CP 1935 (1933) and YCL 1927-1934; received passport# 56752 on August 17, 1933 which listed his address as 9007 Vale Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio (10201 Yavel Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio; Sailed February 6, 1937 aboard the Paris; Arrived in Spain on February 24, 1937; Served with the Regt. de Tren until June 6, 1937 then to Auto Park.  Rank Teniente  Repatriated January 1938; Returned to the US on February 16, 1938 aboard the Lafayette; WWII Armed Forces; d. September 9, 1960 in Sanderson, Texas as a result of an airplane accident.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, RA, Oral history with mother Yetta Land; Ancestry.

Photograph: Sandfor Land from a group photograph, Ohio Boys Fighting for Democracy in Spain.



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Oral history with mother Yetta Land http://salticid.nmc.csulb.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/OralAural.


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Last Name Land
First/Middle Name Sanford Karl
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Additional Notes Killed in an airplane crash.