BiographyEhrlich, Edward (Edwards, Erich; Erik, Ed); b. September 30, 1915, NYC; Single; CP March 1936, YCL March 1935, Spanish CP; Received Passport# 364678 on February 1, 1937 which listed his address as 196 Waverly Place, NYC; Sailed February 6, 1937 aboard the Paris; Arrived in Spain on February 14, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN; MG Co.; also served in Transport; Control Comm. of the IB (SIM); Rank Sargento; Served at Jarama and Brunete; WIA Jarama or Brunete; Repatriated medial and family issues; Returned to the US on March 9, 1938 aboard the Antonia; WWII Armed forces; d. November 10, 1997.
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Americans; Lincoln; Repatriation List (2/19/1938, ll. 117); RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 849, ll 20, List of American Comrades that have been Repatriated as per October 15 1937; Opis 6, Delo 855, ll. 47, and 49-50, includes a two page memorandum on improving the efficiency of the Control Comm. ie SIM in the Brigade; USSDA 2:0516, 53:0933; L-W Tree Ancestry. Code A