Garcia, Angel.

Biography

Garcia, Ángel (Garcia, Angel Luis; Garcia Luis Nemecio, Angel/sail) b. December 19, 1904, Santiago, Cuba, to the US 1925 (1929); Afro-Cuban; Parents José and Placida; Primary school education; No Prior Military Service; Married; Driver, Blacksmith, Cook, and Seaman; YCL and CP 1937 (1936), W. A. of America; Domicile 118 W. 115th Street, NYC; Sailed February 6, 1937 aboard the Paris; Arrived in Spain February 17 (14), 1937; Served with the Madrid Auto Park, later with Vth Army Corps, 1st Regiment de Tren; 3rd Squadron; Rank Sargento; later demoted.

Source: Cadre; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 593, ll. 23-34; USSDA 852.2221/233.11.
Photograph: Angel Garcia in Spain, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 593, ll. 23.