Rader, Mary.

Biography

Rader, Mary. (Mary Rader Ochs; Day); b. September 25, 1897, Welchburg, Kentucky; AMB; Trained at Lakeside Hospital in Chicago, Illinois; Separated; Nurse; Non-Party asked to join in Spain; Received Passport# 452063 on June 26, 1937 which listed her address as 4000 Washington, Chicago, Illinois; Sailed June 30, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on July 19, 1937; Served with the Medical Services was at the hospital in Vadleganga after the evacuation of Vich; Left Spain in August 1938; Returned to the US on August 30, 1938 aboard the Aquitania; Briefly worked at Commonwealth College in Mena, Arkansas; d. April 9, 1968. [Came to Spain to find her estranged husband?]
Sources: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 967, ll. 20-22; L-W Tree Ancestry. Code A [Likely Find-a-Grave# 112825540 Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles County, California the cemetery is only 5 miles from her home.]
Photograph: Mary Rader from a group photograph of the 3rd American Medical Bureau group aboard the Aquitania; FM Collection.