Summers, Thain.


k-Summers, Thain. (Thane); b. March 24, 1914, Seattle, Washington; Graduate of the University of Washington; 2 years ROTC; Single; Student; CP 1936, section org.; Domicile 840 Central Building, Seattle, Washington and Chicago, Illinois; Arrived in Spain and entered IB on June 2, 1937; Served with the XV Brigade, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion in training; Attended OTS, graduated February 16, 1938; Sent to the XV Brigade as a Staff Officer; Killed in action March 1938, Belchite, during the Retreats.
Sources: Cadre; Mac-Pap; RGASPI; Pacific NW.
Biographical Article by Joe McArdle
Photograph: Thain Summers, Officers Training School, November 1937. The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 11; ALBA Photo number 11-0658. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, New York University Libraries.