Goldin, Mabel Irene.

Biography

Goldin, Mabel Irene b. January 10 (2), 1910, New York; Jewish; AMB, Single, Married in Spain, Married a wounded Austrian IB volunteer whom she met in Mataro, Married name Spiegel; ], Nurse, CP October 1937, Received Passport# 414735 on May 17, 1937 which listed her address as 230 West 99th Street, NYC, Arrived in Spain on May 27, 1937, Served with the Medical Services, English Hospital at S’Aguarro; After leaving Spain Goldin and her husband remained in Marseilles, France awaiting a visa for her husband; Goldin and her husband were unable to leave when WWII broke out and spent the war in France; They joined the underground in 1943; After WWII they moved to Vienna, Austria. d. January 15, 2004, Vienna, Austria.
Sources: Scope of Soviet Activity; RGASPI; (obituary) Julia Newman, “Irene Goldin Speigel, 1910-2004,” The Volunteer, Volume 26, No. 1, March 2004, p. 21. Code A
Photographs: Nurse Irene Goldin, October 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection ; ALBA Photo11; ALBA Photo number 11-0841. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.; and two from RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 899.