Brewer, Jim

First name/s: Jim
Last name: Brewer
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Work:miner in South Wales

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Politics/trade union activity:Fought in the Spanish Civil War. He was a quartermaster with the British Anti-Tank Battery. He returned with the rest of the British Battalion in December 1938.


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These brief details are drawn from the appeal of the International Brigade Memorial Trust launched to erect a memorial in Oxford to volunteers in the Spanish Civil War.


Hilda Kean

created 17/08/2014 at 12:36 pm, updated 17/08/2014 at 12:36 pm

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