Lallemant, Robert.

Biography

Lallemant, Robert. (Avé-Lallement, Robert William “Bob”; Ave-Lallemant, Robert William Edgar Frederick); b. July 4, 1913 Wilson, Winona County, Minnesota; father Robert Avé-Lallement, mother Lora Avé-Lallement; No prior military service; High School education; Single; Maritime worker and Agricultural worker; YCL, CP 1934; Marine Cooks and Stewars of Maritime Federation of the Pacific; Received Passport# 25645 , San Francisco series, on March 17, 1937 which listed his address as 95 North 88th Street, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin; Sailed March 31, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain April 18, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, infantry later with Transportation as a driver; served at Fuentes de Ebro (buried alive when a trench collapsed in air attack. Only four of eight buried survived; Returned to the US on December 20, 1937 aboard the Ausonia; WWII Armed forces; unemployed 1934-1936.
Sources: Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Inventory North Americans (under Ave- Lallement); RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 859, ll. 13-15. Code A
Photographs: Bob Lallemont, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 020; , Darmos, May 1938. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection ; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-0428. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.