Shapiro, Mordecai Morris.

Biography

Shapiro, Mordecai Morris. B. March 18, 1913, NYC; Jewish; CP 1933 (?); Received Passport# 539560 on May 25, 1938 which listed his address as NYC; 25 years old; Sailed July 5, 1938 aboard the Queen Mary; Arrived in Spain July 16, 1938; Does not appear to have had any front line service due to illness; Asked to be repatriated; Deserted arriving at the consulate in Marseille, France on August 26, 1938; Returned to the US on September 23, 1938 aboard the Champlain.
Sources: RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 986, ll. 51-54; USSDA 2:0924, 60:0215; L-W Tree Ancestry.