BiographyKramer, Jacob Albert 26 years old; Single; Driver; YCL 1936; Received Passport# 7660, New York series, on June 17, 1937 which listed his address as 385 Hampshire Street, Buffalo, New York, and NYC (194 Kenmore, NYC); Sailed June 19, 1937 aboard the Berengaria; Arrived in Spain via Setcases on July 5, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Transmissiones, Driver; Returned to the US on July 20, 1938 aboard the Champlain; d. March 24, 1992, Buffalo, Erie, New York.
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Figueres List; Harriman.
Jacob Kramer Interview, ALBA V 48-100, February 28, 1986, Manny Harriman Video Oral History Collection; ALBA VIDEO 048; box number 9; folder number 24; Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University.
Photographs: Jack Kramer, in 1937 in a borrowed officer’s hat; and Kramer, Transmiciones Driver, September 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-0626. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.