Jump to content

Louis Gordon-Abraham Lincoln Brigade Veteran


The Iron Brigade

Recommended Posts

  • 2 years later...
Jim Morris

Ha! I clicked on to this forum to post a picture of my late brother-in-law, who served in the International Brigade in Spain.

And there he is, giving a talk at Johns Hopkins University! I knew that he occasionally gave talks regarding his experiences during that war, but had

no idea that there was a full-length video of one of his talks.

Anyway, below is a photograph of Lou marching in a parade in the small town of Poso Blanco, Spain in 1937. Lou told me that he remembered someone

taking his photo while he was marching, but never really thought much about it. In 1980, Lou and my sister were in Dublin, Ireland, and went into a

bookshop that specialized in history books. Lou found a book about the  International Brigade), while he was leafing through the book, he saw the picture

of himself marching with the Connolly Column in Poso Blanco.Image.jpg.5bef53044c056cde892272332d986574.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.