Category Archives: English

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Poster Spanish Civil War Seafarers, Dockers and Blockade Runners

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    1 August 2017 by scwharbour3639

  4. 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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  5. Captain Dickson and the s.s. Stanbrook

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    24 July 2017 by scwharbour3639

    A Welsh hero of the Spanish Civil War, who rescued thousands of Spaniards from advancing fascist troops, is honoured both …
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  6. The Dutch Wollweber Process

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    23 July 2017 by scwharbour3639

    Dutch members of the Wollweber were brought to the infamous Plötzensee prison in Berlin. Most of them where also executed at Plötzensee. See the …
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  7. Joop Schaap

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    23 July 2017 by scwharbour3639

    IN MEMORY OF JOOP SCHAAP A friend is telling Joop Schaap was about 27 years old when I learned him …
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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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