Thomas Cochrane

Nickname: 
Pop
Date of birth: 
Monday, 12 October 1885
Marital status: 
married
Children: 
6
Ethnicity/Nationality: 
Irish
Profession: 
auto worker; electrician
Hometown(s): 
Windsor, Ontario; Belfast, Ireland
Political affiliation: 
Communist Party of Canada
Affiliations to union and social groups: 
National Unemployed Association, Organizer; Canadian Labour Defence League
Approximate date arrived in Spain: 
1937-04-14 sailed
1937-05-28 arrived
Unit: 
Abraham Lincoln Battalion; Censor: mail service; Served at Jarama and Brunete; Lost behind enemy lines at Brunete for three days
Final status: 
WIA, possibly 6 September 1937; Hospitalized; Sent home; Survived; Returned to Toronto 6 September 1938
Sources: 
RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 545, ll. 4-10; Hoar; McLoughlin; Momryk; Petrou; Hoff