Marcus Aurelius Chase Haldane

Alternate name(s): 
Liancus
Nickname: 
Marc
Date of birth: 
Saturday, 28 November 1908
Marital status: 
single; married Rita Kyelmo in 1948
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Aboriginal
Profession: 
logger; diamond driller
Hometown(s): 
Vancouver, British Columbia; Kamloops, British Columbia
Political affiliation: 
Communist Party of Canada, 1937
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-08-06
Unit: 
Mackenzie Papineau Battalion, Machine Gun Company, Section Leader
Final status: 
WIA while on patrol with Ed Cecil-Smith at Teruel; Smith carried the wounded Haldane back to the lines; Lost a leg; Survived; Returned to Canada 9 September 1938; Died in 1958 in Whitehorse, Yukon
Sources: 
Figueres List; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 551, ll. 27-29; Momryk; Petrou; Ancestry; Email from David Champion to Chris Brooks, December 29, 2016; Hoff