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Abbott

First name: 
Henry (Harry)
Place of birth: 
Blackburn
Year of birth: 
1896
Political organisation: 
CP
Date of arrival: 
1 January 1937
Brigade ID: 
197
Date of departure: 
July 1937
Comments: 
Hospital orderly at the Coldeast Colony (mental asylum) at Sarisbury, near Southampton. Member of NALGO. Broke ankle at Madrigueras training camp in January 1937. Repatriation agreed in June 1937 on grounds of age and demoralisation. Arrived back in UK on 13 July 1937.
Source: 
IBA Box D-7 File A/2, RGASPI 545/6/91, RGASPI 545/6/53