The 12th International Brigade. Selection of a excerpt from the book "The 12th International Brigade", written by Alexei Eisner. Edition of 1972, translated from Russian by Arnaldo Azzati. It appears in this selection, the description of the arrival to Albacete of which would be part of the 12 brigade, and first moments in the barracks of the Republican Guard.
Vicente Jiménez-Bravo Jiménez. Brigadista of Spanish origin. Born in Manzanares (Ciudad Real) on 12/07/1919 and deceased in Palma on 06/03/1999. It belonged to the 12th-Garibaldi brigade. Belonging to the anti-fascist militias, he acted as political commissioner. In other documents, he appears as Vicente Jiménez Bravo and Vicente Giménez Bravo. Falsifies the personal card to pretend that he was […]
Simon Rene. Brigadista of French origin. He arrived in Spain at the age of 39 years, and married marital status. Electrician's chauffeur of the International Brigades. During his stay in the city of Albacete, he was accused of a clash of recklessness, injuring others of his companions: Di Faola Giuseppe Marci Stefano Louis Careggi Leleu Gusteve Decourcelles […]
César Covo. He was born in 1912 in Sofia, Bulgaria, in the midst of a Sephardic family and a French nationality. He studied at a French high school and since his childhood was found at a crossroads of nationalities and religions. In 1930 he moved to France with his family. He soon became engaged in the struggles […]