Ghiara, Alvaro.

Biography

Ghiara, Alvaro (Albaro); b. December 17, 1902, La Spezia, Italy, To US 1927 Italian American; father Francesco Ghiara, mother Anna (Basso) Ghiara; Maritime worker; Domicile NYC; Anarchist; Served in the Gartibaldi Brigade, Scout Platoon; Served at Caspe, Ebro Offensive; Received recognition for bravery; Released from IB in February 1939 and crossed into France; Confined in ArgeleĢ€s-Sur-Mer and Gurs; Taken prisoner by the Germans on January 21, 1941, he was deported to Mauthausen; Freed in May of 1945. La Spagna Nel Nostro Cuore
Sources: CPC; Anarchist; Italian; La Spagna Nel Nostro Cuore. Double check birth date February 17, 1902,