Ted Allan

Alternate name(s): 
Alan Herman (birth name)
Date of birth: 
Tuesday, 25 January 1916
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Jewish
Profession: 
journalist
Hometown(s): 
Montreal, Quebec
Political affiliation: 
Communist Party of Canada, 1936
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-02-17
Unit: 
Blood Transfusion Institute; Daily Clarion staff; Correspondent for the New York Federated Press
Final status: 

Survived; Returned September 1937

Other: 

Allan wrote the introduction for the pamphlet Hello Canada.
Wrote This Time A Better Earth (1999) and Co-Author The Scalpel, the Sword: The Story of Dr. Norman Bethune (1952); Ted Allen Papers, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

Sources: 
Momryk; Petrou