BiographyKahn, Sally Selma (Lifflan; Harris, Ruth; Kahn, Sarah Selma); b. May 10, 1900, Lithuania; Lithuanian American; AMB; Married to Jack Liffland who was killed in action at the Ebro; Nurse; CP 1938 (1934); Received Passport# 361118 on January 12, 1937 which listed her address as 226 East 12th Street, NYC; Arrived in Spain on January 26, 1937; Served with the Republican Medical Services; Returned to the US on October 9, 1938 aboard the Georgic; She suffered a mental and physical collapse after the death of her husband.
Source: Scope of Soviet Activity (under Kahn, Sarah Selma); RGASPI (under Liffland). Sally and Jack – A Love Story, by Leo Rosenberg, The Volunteer, Volume 12, Number 1, May 1990.
Photograph: Sally Liffland in Spain, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 935; and from a postcard in Barcelona. Frederika Martin Photos ALBA 1:1:13:1, Tamiment, etc.