Other name: William Cripps
Place of birth: Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales
Year of birth: 10 or 12th March 1913
Political organisation: CP
Occupation: Doctor
Date of arrival: 23rd August 1936
Brigade ID: 953
Date of departure: 31st December 1936
Date of death: 31st October 2004 - Rabat, Morocco
Where killed:
Comments: Address given as; Newton, Lychett Minster, Dorset. In charge of British Medical Unit September 1936 at Grañén in Aragon. Political Commissar of Medical Unit of No.1 Company, 14th IB. Returned to UK to continue medical studies. 1939 living in Great Ormond Street, London with his then wife, nurse Thora Silverthorne.
Source: RGASPI 545/6/40/116 & 545/6/88/26-47 & 545/6/91/104.
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