Category Archives: English

  1. A monument for Edo Fimmen

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    16 January 2018 by scwharbour3639

    ‘Vaart vrij’ is a monument in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, for the trade union leader Edo Fimmen. A strike by the Rotterdam …
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  2. American Maritime Workers and the Spanish Civil War, a follow up

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    19 November 2017 by scwharbour3639

    American Maritime Workers and the Spanish Civil War, a follow up by Nancy Philips This entry is the result of …
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  3. American seamen and longshoremen and the Spanish Civil War

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    16 November 2017 by scwharbour3639

    Also on the American Waterfront people appealed for labor actions to refuse to load arms for Franco or not to …
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  4. A monument to the blockade runners

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    13 September 2017 by scwharbour3639

    Remembering Those Who Fought Franco At Sea by Paul Shaw   Some 15 years ago, Ronnie Moran, then RMT Glasgow …
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  5. Seven danish and the torpedering of the Ciudad de Barcelona 30 May 1937

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    3 September 2017 by scwharbour3639

    The steamship Ciudad de Barcelona, built in the Cantieri Naval Triestino shipyard at Montefalcone, was launched on 8 June 1929 …
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  6. Poster Spanish Civil War Seafarers, Dockers and Blockade Runners

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    1 August 2017 by scwharbour3639

  7. Marius Christiansen, a stoker goes ashore

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    26 July 2017 by scwharbour3639

    Marius Christiansen, a stoker goes ashore Ambulance driver and motor cycle ordonnance from January 7, 1937 to January 10, 1938. And …
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Dedicated to the blockade runners, sailors and dock workers and their organisations who supported the Spanish Republic during the Spanish Civil War 1936 -1939.
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