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Vito Puglia

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Puglia, Vito. Italian American; Married; CP 1930; received Passport# 364027 on January 28, 1937 which listed his address as 146 George Street, Brooklyn, New York, 28 years old; Arrived in Spain on February 16, 1937; Served with the Garibaldis, short time at the front, then rear service and general work with Engineers, Lincoln-Washington BN, rank Soldado, reported MIA Retreats with note "al hosp. antes acccion 31-3-1938."  Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia.   

 

Source: SACB, Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, RA, “Vito Puglia,” CPC busta 4154; RA Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 502, ll. 270.

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Last Name Puglia
First/Middle Name Vito
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Additional Notes Vito Puglia was arrested and tried together with two other Italian-Americans for attacking local fascists in 1935