Kessner, Archie.

Biography

k- (Kessner, Garon/Aaron); b. November 8, 1915, Toronto, Canada; Jewish; Attended the City College of New York for 1 year; Single; Aviation Mechanic and Tailor; YCL 1929 (1931), unit organizer; Domicile NYC; Sailed June 4, 1937 aboard the Statendam; Arrived in Spain on June 24, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion, Co. 4, rank Soldado; Killed in action September 1938, Sierra Caballs, Ebro Offensive. Source: Cadre (under Kessner, Aaron), Mac-Paps, XV BDE, Pay, Canadian.