BiographyAndell, I. Evelyn (Andahl, Evelyn Florence); b. November 18, (August 1) 1907, Brooklyn, New York; Nursing education through St. Luke’s Hospital in San Francisco, California; Nurse; Received Passport# 493531 on January 17, 1938 which listed her address as 248 West Street, Sausalito, California; Sailed January 23, 1938 aboard the Lafayette; Arrived in Spain on February 5, 1938; Served with the Republican Medical Service at Villa Paz, Barcelona and Mataro hospitals; Left Spain on September 13, 1938 and went to Norway; Returned to the US on October 31, 1938 aboard the Stavangerfjord, sailed from Bergen, Norway; d. August 16, 1998, California, buried in Mt. Tamalpais Cemetery, San Rafael, California.
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; RGASPI (under Andahl, Evelyn) Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 857, ll. 46-48; L-W Tree Ancestry. Code A
Photograph: Evelyn Andell. Photograph from her Nursing graduation in 1927, L-W Tree Ancestry.