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Thomas Edison Beckett


Beckett, Thomas Edison

k-Beckett, Thomas Edison. (Tommy), b. Moosejaw, Toronto, Canada; Canadian with US Passport; Jarama Lost Trucks; 22 years old; prior military service in the Canadian Militia; Roofer; to Spain January 20, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln Battalion; killed or captured and executed on February 14, 1937 after the truck he was riding en route to the Jarama Front took a wrong turn into Nationalist lines; First Canadian killed in Spain.

Source: Canadian.

Photograph: Thomas Edison Beckett, Michael Petrou Canadian Archives MIKAN 3719796. 

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Last Name Beckett
First/Middle Name Thomas Edison
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