Schoenberg, Harry.

Biography

Schoenberg, Harry. (Sherma, Harry); b. April 22, 1911, Chicago, Illinois; Jewish; High School education; National Guard 6 years; Single; Photographer and Salesman; CP May 1937; Domicile 10 Shaster, NYC; Arrived in Spain via Setcases on June 15, 1937; Served with the XV Brigade, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion; Adjutant Commander at Fuentes de Ebro; Rank Teniente; Served at Fuentes de Ebro, Teruel, The Retreats, Segura de los Baños and the Ebro Offensive; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WWII US Army, remained in the US Army through the Korean War, Captain; d. September 8, 1986, Temple Hills, Maryland, buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia; Wife Gussie Miller Schoenberg.
Sources: Cadre; Figueres List; Mac-Pap; Pay; RGASPI; Find-a-Grave# 119775559.
Photographs: Harry Schoenberg, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion, December 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-1285. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries; Find a Grave undated.