BiographyCopeland, Abraham b. March 22, 1898, Dannemora, New York; Received Passport# 485815 on November 19, 1937 which listed his address as 1565 Fulton Avenue, Bronx, New York, and 41 Hunter Street, Glen Falls, New York; Sailed December 24, 1937 aboard the Lafayette; Arrived in Spain via Espolla on December 18, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Transmiciones; Rank Soldado; Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on January 20, 1939 aboard the Aquitania.
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Photograph: Abraham Copeland of Transmiciones, Gandesa August 1938. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-1676. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.