Keller, Anton Leonhard.

Biography

Keller, Anton Loward (Keller, Anton Leonhard); b. June 11, 1906, Zelingen, Germany; German American; father Valentine Keller, mother Regina Long; Baker; CP August 1937; Received Passport# 496725 on February 5, 1938 which listed his address as 430 Bleecker Street, Brooklyn, New York; Arrived in Spain via Massanet on March 2, 1938; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Machine gun Company; Rank Soldado; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WWII US Army, enlisted May 7, 1942; Married Marie Noerkel (1913-2004) on May 18, 1943 in Camp Pickett, Virginia; d. December 16, 1978, Hatfield, Pennsylvania.
Source: Scope of Soviet Activity; Figueres List; Pay; XV BDE; RGASPI; L-W Tree Ancestry.
Photograph: Anton Keller in Spain, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 920.