Ervin; James; Iver; Lassen
Date of birth:
Monday, 1 November 1909
Vancouver, British Columbia; Boel, Denmark
Date of Immigration to Canada:
Communist Party of Canada
Approximate date arrived in Spain:
Survived the sinking of the City of Barcelona; Arrived in Spain June 2, 1937
Mackenzie Papineau Battalion; cited for bravery during Fuentes de Ebro.
Cited for bravery at Fuentes; KIA August 18, 1938, Pandols, Ebro Offensive; committed suicide after loss of both legs in an artillery barrage.
Hoar; Liversedge; Momryk; Petrou; Canadian Ethnic Studies, Vol XIX, no. 1 (1980) published his letter home from Spain.